Cape Town has 657 unique minibus taxi routes covering 8,870 kms. The team at WhereIsMyTransport visited every taxi rank, riding over 13,000kms and have captured the entire network in one map.
The Smart Park concept is aimed at providing for inclusivity, social interaction and the integration of communities. Discover 6 new smart parks initiated by the City of Cape Town.
Julia Thayne considers the possibilities and pitfalls of the ‘smart city’ concept and considers the impact of the data-ification of our cities.
So what is a smart city? Here are several interviews with delegates at The Urban Age conference which challenge the notion of a Smart City. “If smart cities are the answer, then what is the question?”
Future Smart Reads, a weekly installment of articles that have grabbed our attention, from cities across the world. This week includes a variety of Olympic-themed reads, as well as reports from Cape Town, Paris and Barcelona.
Guest writer Stian Karlsen recently attended the Smart City Development Workshop co-hosted by the Swedish Trade Council and the City of Cape Town.
by Richard Palmer The start of 2012 in Cape Town has seen a huge focus on urban and design issues;