NYC Taxis: A Day in the Life

Thema: A Data Visualization. Beschreibung: This civic technology project visualizes taxi trip data from 2013, showing the activities of a single taxi on a single day. The original data include ~170 Million trips. Of these, 30 cab/days were queried at random for inclusion in this project. The data were provided by the Taxi and Limousine … Weiterlesen

Urban Engines

Thema: Making urban living better. Beschreibung: Urban Engines reduces congestion by combining insights and incentives to ease the time and stress of daily commutes. With patent pending technology grounded in spatial analytics and behavioral economics theory, Urban Engines powers the essential systems — like transportation — at the heart of every city. Their software and … Weiterlesen

Institut Imaginärer Inseln / Institute of Imaginary Islands

Thema: Ort des Austauschs – Institut Imaginärer Inseln Beschreibung: Als einzigartige Orte der Isolation und Inspiration spiegeln erfundene Inseln, von Atlantis in Platons Lehrgedicht bis Thomas Morus Utopia und Daniel Defoes Klassiker der Inselliteratur Robinson Crusoe, Ideen und Vorstellungen ihrer Erfinder in gleichnishafter Form wider und bieten anschauliche Sinnbilder unterschiedlichster Lebens-und Weltentwürfe. Das Institut für … Weiterlesen