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UrbanTech News Bulletin #1: Spin announces New Sustainability Policies
Apr 20, 2021
News
UrbanTech News Bulletin #1: Spin announces New Sustainability Policies
In the first UT News Bulletin, JT breaks down news from Spin on the company's latest environmental and sustainability initiatives.
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UrbanTech News Bulletin #1: Spin announces New Sustainability Policies
Apr 20, 2021
News

UrbanTech News Bulletin #1: Spin announces New Sustainability Policies

In the first UT News Bulletin, JT breaks down news from Spin on the company's latest environmental and sustainability initiatives.
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Launching UrbanTech Premium Content
Apr 19, 2021
Business
Launching UrbanTech Premium Content
For UT's 75th edition, JT shares thoughts on why we are launching paywalled content and how your membership to UT supports building out our product and company.
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Launching UrbanTech Premium Content
Apr 19, 2021
Business

Launching UrbanTech Premium Content

For UT's 75th edition, JT shares thoughts on why we are launching paywalled content and how your membership to UT supports building out our product and company.
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Is the Smart City a Myth?
Apr 19, 2021
Mobility Tech
Is the Smart City a Myth?
JT sits down with Lacuna Technologies to hear how cities can better implement technology while simultaneously pursuing social equity.
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Is the Smart City a Myth?
Apr 19, 2021
Mobility Tech

Is the Smart City a Myth?

JT sits down with Lacuna Technologies to hear how cities can better implement technology while simultaneously pursuing social equity.
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How Strava is building a community of athletes and helping cities
Mar 4, 2021
Business
How Strava is building a community of athletes and helping cities
JT chats with Tom Knights, the head of Strava’s Metro Partnerships division
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How Strava is building a community of athletes and helping cities
Mar 4, 2021
Business

How Strava is building a community of athletes and helping cities

JT chats with Tom Knights, the head of Strava’s Metro Partnerships division
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Why Ads Can Help SMBs Recoup During the COVID Recovery
Mar 25, 2021
Mobility Tech
Why Ads Can Help SMBs Recoup During the COVID Recovery
A conversation with Waze on its new SMB product, the Waze Ad Starter
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Why Ads Can Help SMBs Recoup During the COVID Recovery
Mar 25, 2021
Mobility Tech

Why Ads Can Help SMBs Recoup During the COVID Recovery

A conversation with Waze on its new SMB product, the Waze Ad Starter
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🧠 How Design Shapes Human Experience
Apr 12, 2021
Design
🧠 How Design Shapes Human Experience
πŸŽ™ Podcast: JT Talks Cognitive Science with PhD Anja Jamrozik
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🧠 How Design Shapes Human Experience
Apr 12, 2021
Design

🧠 How Design Shapes Human Experience

πŸŽ™ Podcast: JT Talks Cognitive Science with PhD Anja Jamrozik
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🚲 How Bikes and Scooters Help People Navigate Cities
Apr 11, 2021
Mobility Tech
🚲 How Bikes and Scooters Help People Navigate Cities
Podcast: Conversation with Katie Stevens, Lime's Global Head of Policy
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🚲 How Bikes and Scooters Help People Navigate Cities
Apr 11, 2021
Mobility Tech

🚲 How Bikes and Scooters Help People Navigate Cities

Podcast: Conversation with Katie Stevens, Lime's Global Head of Policy
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πŸ”  Why Food Keeps Moving to the Internet
Jan 7, 2021
Logistics Tech
πŸ” Why Food Keeps Moving to the Internet
JT talks delivery apps and ghost kitchens with Russ Rosenband, The Lot Next Door
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πŸ”  Why Food Keeps Moving to the Internet
Jan 7, 2021
Logistics Tech

πŸ” Why Food Keeps Moving to the Internet

JT talks delivery apps and ghost kitchens with Russ Rosenband, The Lot Next Door
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Examining the Case for One Billion Americans
Nov 9, 2020
Public Policy
Examining the Case for One Billion Americans
JT examines Matthew Yglesias' recent book: One Billion Americans
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Examining the Case for One Billion Americans
Nov 9, 2020
Public Policy

Examining the Case for One Billion Americans

JT examines Matthew Yglesias' recent book: One Billion Americans
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Exploring The Rise of β€œNomad Cities”
Feb 25, 2021
Business
Exploring The Rise of β€œNomad Cities”
JT chats with Journalist and Cities Expert Greg Lindsay
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Exploring The Rise of β€œNomad Cities”
Feb 25, 2021
Business

Exploring The Rise of β€œNomad Cities”

JT chats with Journalist and Cities Expert Greg Lindsay
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Q&A w/ Electric Avenue's Ashwini Chhabra
Nov 5, 2020
Business
Q&A w/ Electric Avenue's Ashwini Chhabra
JT chats with mobility expert Ashwini Chhabra.
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Q&A w/ Electric Avenue's Ashwini Chhabra
Nov 5, 2020
Business

Q&A w/ Electric Avenue's Ashwini Chhabra

JT chats with mobility expert Ashwini Chhabra.
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Q&A w/ Culdesac Tempe GM Lava Sunder
Sep 20, 2020
Real Estate Tech
Q&A w/ Culdesac Tempe GM Lava Sunder
JT chats with Culdesac to learn about their Tempe project.
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Q&A w/ Culdesac Tempe GM Lava Sunder
Sep 20, 2020
Real Estate Tech

Q&A w/ Culdesac Tempe GM Lava Sunder

JT chats with Culdesac to learn about their Tempe project.
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πŸ’°How can venture capital invest in the public sector?
Feb 11, 2021
Business
πŸ’°How can venture capital invest in the public sector?
JT chats with Josh Mendelsohn, an investor and advisor for startups in the public sector. Josh shared how his firm, Hangar, helps startups bridge the gap between innovation and the public good.
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πŸ’°How can venture capital invest in the public sector?
Feb 11, 2021
Business

πŸ’°How can venture capital invest in the public sector?

JT chats with Josh Mendelsohn, an investor and advisor for startups in the public sector. Josh shared how his firm, Hangar, helps startups bridge the gap between innovation and the public good.
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πŸ’» Why the no-code revolution is coming to local government
Feb 4, 2021
Business
πŸ’» Why the no-code revolution is coming to local government
JT chats with former New York City Deputy Mayor Cas Holloway. After helping lead New York City’s relief efforts after Hurricane Sandy, Cas joined a startup called Unqork as its head of public enterprise.
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πŸ’» Why the no-code revolution is coming to local government
Feb 4, 2021
Business

πŸ’» Why the no-code revolution is coming to local government

JT chats with former New York City Deputy Mayor Cas Holloway. After helping lead New York City’s relief efforts after Hurricane Sandy, Cas joined a startup called Unqork as its head of public enterprise.
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Why Allbirds β€” a Sneaker Company β€” is Urban Technology
Oct 22, 2020
Business
Why Allbirds β€” a Sneaker Company β€” is Urban Technology
JT does a deep dive on Allbirds explaining why the company should be considered a part of the urban tech space.
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Why Allbirds β€” a Sneaker Company β€” is Urban Technology
Oct 22, 2020
Business

Why Allbirds β€” a Sneaker Company β€” is Urban Technology

JT does a deep dive on Allbirds explaining why the company should be considered a part of the urban tech space.
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Climate Promises in an Age of Colliding Crises
Dec 3, 2020
Guest Post
Climate Promises in an Age of Colliding Crises
Micah Kotch, the Managing Director of URBAN-X, an accelerator for startups reimagining city life explains how the Biden Administration can move the needle on Climate Change while facing multiple crises at the start of the administration.
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Climate Promises in an Age of Colliding Crises
Dec 3, 2020
Guest Post

Climate Promises in an Age of Colliding Crises

Micah Kotch, the Managing Director of URBAN-X, an accelerator for startups reimagining city life explains how the Biden Administration can move the needle on Climate Change while facing multiple crises at the start of the administration.
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The Evolving Geography of The Creator Economy
Sep 24, 2020
Business
The Evolving Geography of The Creator Economy
John Thomey breaks down a new report from VC firm SignalFire on the Creator Economy. He shares how new creative tools are changing the geography of creative talent. This report is an excellent resource for anyone interested in how creators are becoming small businesses at a staggering rate, so highly recommended to check it out.
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The Evolving Geography of The Creator Economy
Sep 24, 2020
Business

The Evolving Geography of The Creator Economy

John Thomey breaks down a new report from VC firm SignalFire on the Creator Economy. He shares how new creative tools are changing the geography of creative talent. This report is an excellent resource for anyone interested in how creators are becoming small businesses at a staggering rate, so highly recommended to check it out.
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Why Waymo Currently Leads the Race for Autonomous Cars
Oct 15, 2020
Mobility Tech
Why Waymo Currently Leads the Race for Autonomous Cars
John Thomey writes for UrbanTech why Waymo is leading the race for autonomous cars.
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Why Waymo Currently Leads the Race for Autonomous Cars
Oct 15, 2020
Mobility Tech

Why Waymo Currently Leads the Race for Autonomous Cars

John Thomey writes for UrbanTech why Waymo is leading the race for autonomous cars.
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The opaque systems and processes of global trade
Feb 18, 2021
Logistics Tech
The opaque systems and processes of global trade
JT dives into Flexport, which has the mission to be the operating system for global trade
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The opaque systems and processes of global trade
Feb 18, 2021
Logistics Tech

The opaque systems and processes of global trade

JT dives into Flexport, which has the mission to be the operating system for global trade
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How Zillow is planning to hire thousands of new employees
Mar 18, 2021
Business

How Zillow is planning to hire thousands of new employees

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Why Ads Can Help SMBs Recoup During the COVID Recovery
Apr 1, 2021
Business
Why Ads Can Help SMBs Recoup During the COVID Recovery
A conversation with Waze on its new SMB product, the Waze Ad Starter
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Why Ads Can Help SMBs Recoup During the COVID Recovery
Apr 1, 2021
Business

Why Ads Can Help SMBs Recoup During the COVID Recovery

A conversation with Waze on its new SMB product, the Waze Ad Starter
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