Sensible City

Design Building A Smarter City [Future of Cities]

PSFK Labs explores how the real-time flow of information is helping improve the way our cities operate.

Technology Timesharing For EV Charging Stations [My Ideal City]

The ChargePoint Network app improves electric car mobility by helping drivers connect to the resources they require.

Work How Location-Based Services Can Enliven Cities [My Ideal City]

PSFK talks to Brett Martin about how mobile technology platforms are using location to connect people in new and interesting ways.

Design How Proximity Services Help People Navigate Their Lives Better [My Ideal City]

Location-driven mobile technology platforms make it easier for anyone to find and tap into services and information.

Technology Tracker Reveals Available Parking Spaces Nearby [My Ideal City]

The ParkMe application helps drivers find real-time parking availability by highlighting the most likely spots on a block-by-block basis.

Innovation Pedestrians & Cyclists Crowdmap City Problem Areas [My Ideal City]

A crowdsourcing website asks non-car users to identify areas in need of repair or improvement in Beijing.

Innovation Envisioning The City As A Communications Platform [My Ideal City]

PSFK chats with Rachel Hoat, Chief Digital Officer for the city of New York, about how hyperlocal reporting is positively impacting urban development.

Luxury Example: Maps Change In Real-Time With Driver Feedback [My Ideal City]

Waze app that offers real-time maps and traffic info sourced directly from its community of drivers.

Advertising How Hyperlocal Reporting Can Improve Cities From The Bottom Up [My Ideal City]

Crowdsourced reporting platforms are changing the top-down nature of how news is gathered and disseminated.