The Living Thing / Notebooks :

Smartypants cities

citizen design

Notes towards the ubiquitous monitoring and automating of our built environment. The Internet of Big Things.

Ideas to discuss


Self Driving cars will improve our cities if they don’t ruin them

To read

“What should a city optimize for?” Even in the age of peak Silicon Valley, that’s a hard question to take seriously. (Hecklers on Twitter had a few ideas, like “fish tacos” and “pez dispensers.”)