July 2, 2020
Urgently needed: Timely, more detailed standardized data on US evictions
A newly created database is a good start, but nowhere near enough.
June 29, 2020
Bank branches are closing, and they’re leaving the most disadvantaged areas behind
Underserved neighbourhoods already have fewer banks, and they're losing them faster, a CityMetric analysis shows.
November 14, 2019
TfL published some tables about Tube Capacity and they are amazing
February 14, 2019
Seven things we learned from a database of MOT tests with 34 million entries
Like you don’t want to know.
July 31, 2017
Big data could revolutionise transport, right now
Marcin Budka and Manuel Martin Salvador
A numbers game.
February 13, 2017
Are the UK's cities equally unequal?
Are cities born unequal? Or do they have inequality thrust upon them?
June 9, 2015
Here’s what London can learn from New York’s data-driven approach to smart cities
Data matters more than technology.
January 14, 2015
Uber is sharing its data to help city governments improve their traffic management
December 4, 2014
What has open council data ever done for us?
Is transparency enough?
November 7, 2014
Seeing the city through data
Or, how you can fix a city’s transport network using its mobile phone data.
July 21, 2014
Public transport bodies: producing lots of data, not necessarily making the most of it
Private developers still make the best apps.