ModelMe - Amstel 3D Pilot
ModelMe - Amstel 3D PilotWHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “The ModelMe interface is a great tool for urban planning and lets stakeholders share in collective knowledge for a sustainable urban vision.”
Sustainable city planning
The ModelMe interface shows the potential of open source 3D-models in developing a sustainable urban vision. The collective knowledge model based on user generated data sets in the ‘city dashboard’ can lead to more ingenious solutions to urban challenges.
LinkNYC - Reimagining City Infrastructure
LinkNYC - Reimagining City InfrastructureWHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “CityBridge will build 7500 kiosks throughout New York to give people free access to the internet, and so much more.. #LinkNYC”
Connecting the city to the Internet
LinkNYC connects New Yorkers and visitors to super fast internet. Free of charge! CityBridge will build 7500 kiosks to create a hyper mobile urban environment. People will be able to make free domestic phone calls, 911 emergency calls, browse the web, gain access to maps and charge their phones via USB.
IBM’s Vision for the Future of Public Services in 2020
IBM’s Vision for the Future of Public Services in 2020WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “IBM's vision of the near future: how public services might contribute in smart cities.”
2020 vision for public services
How can public services benefit from the Internet of Things? IBM has drawn up their vision of 2020. Watch the video to see what the future might hold for citizens in Smart Cities.
Solar Bins Australia - Introduction to BigBelly Solar
Solar Bins Australia - Introduction to BigBelly SolarWHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Solar Bins Australia provides solar powered, cost-effective sustainable waste management solutions for use in public spaces.”
Super smart solar bins
The benefits of the Solar Bins are clear: they reduce collection frequencies, stop overflowing and provide real insight in the waste network. A fully integrated waste management systems, perfect for every Smart City.
Lifesize Lego Blocks Made From Rubble Make Up New Haiti Homes
Lifesize Lego Blocks Made From Rubble Make Up New Haiti HomesWHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “The Mobile Factory recycles rubble to create a whole new city! Building with LEGO has never been more useful.”
Building sustainable houses with LEGO-like blocks
“Crushed rubble in, LEGO blocks out,” that’s how The Mobile Factory describes their product. Rather a short and simple definition for a company that might tackle quite a few of the world’s problems: disaster relief, empowerment, sustainability and poverty reduction.