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Technology GPS Service 'Hacks' Traffic Lights For Slower Pedestrians

An app called Crosswalk communicates with traffic lights to give pedestrians more time

Design Samsung Developed A Special Walking App For Distracted Pedestrians

A new app called Walk Mode was released for Samsung users in India to alert them before they walk into walls or traffic

Design Interactive LA Map Raises Awareness About Cyclist And Pedestrian Safety

Vision Zero Los Angeles has taken a new approach to figuring out which parts of the city need new safety projects

Design Sidewalk Lights Warn Distracted Walkers Of Traffic

A city in Germany uses specially designed in-sidewalk lights to keep smartphone users safe

Retail Fast And Slow Lanes Keep Foot Traffic Moving At This Mall

Shopping center in the UK trialled the lanes after a 10-year-old girl was "incredibly disappointed" by her visit.

Innovation Street Sensors Turn Pedestrians’ Heartbeats Into Unique Pieces Of Music [Video]

George Zisiadis’ Pulse of the City features speakers placed on Boston streets that help people reconnect with their own bodies.

Technology Safety Tech Alerts Pedestrians To Oncoming Cars And Vice Versa [Video]

Honda has demonstrated the use of Dedicated Short Range Communications (DSRC) technology for cars and smartphones.

Design External Car Airbags Protect Cyclists And Pedestrians

Dutch car company TNO has developed vehicle safety features that cover the lower part of the front windshield to prevent injury.

Technology Laser Beam Crosswalks Alert Drivers To Pedestrians

This concept proposes using lasers to keep people safe from traffic when crossing the road.

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Design Pedestrians Play 'Pong' With Each Other As They Wait To Cross The Road [Video]

The concept game creates playful urban interactions by allowing people to play together while they wait for traffic lights to change.

Advertising 'Green Space' Created By Pedestrians Walking Over Urban Poster

Large white canvases with images of bare trees were placed on street crossings in China; when people crossed the street, paint on the bottom of their shoes created ‘leaves.'

Work Parking Spaces Transformed Into Miniature Parks In San Francisco

The city's ‘Pavement To Parks’ program reclaims under-utilized roadway for public open spaces that promote pedestrian and bicycle safety.

Design Spiral Bridge Has Separate Paths For Bikes & Pedestrians [Pics]

This bridge concept has a unique futuristic aesthetic and space-maximizing architecture.