Tree Map NYC

For the 2015 street tree census, the city decided that in the Age of Apps, it should be done in a digital friendly way, making it more efficient and reliable, yielding a “living data set” with more detailed and easily updatable information. So it used a fun mapping procedure, designed…

Parametric Urbanism – beyond the univocal response to pre-established conditions

In their article, Parametric Urbanism: A New Frontier for Smart Cities, co-authors Paolo Fusero, Lorenzo Massimiano Arturo Tedeschi, and Sara Lepidi propose, “The wealth of information and real-time data provided to the study of urban phenomena by new technologies (mobile phones, urban CCTV, networks of sensors,…