Technopolis

Technopolis

www.citylab.com
The podcast from CityLab on how tech is disrupting, remaking, and sometimes overrunning our cities.


Wired City
Jun 11 • 33 min
Are we at risk of creating a permanent digital underclass? Internet access has become essential for modern American life, but current policies don’t treat it that way. In this special bonus episode, Jim and Molly talk to Maya Wiley about a core piece of…
Golden City
Jun 4 • 35 min
Can Wakanda’s capital city teach us to build better cities in the real world?
Sponsor Content - The Future of Work
Apr 25 • 13 min
How are cities who once relied on a single industry adapting to the demands of the changing 21st Century economy? On this sponsor content episode, the CityLab marketing team partnered with WeWork to explore how cities are creating dynamic private and…
Feedback City
Apr 16 • 31 min
Is tech making it easier for us to talk to our cities? Changed bus routes. A shuttered park. How many times has your city made a decision affecting you that you didn’t know about until after it happened? This persistent communication gap is one of the…
Delivery City
Apr 9 • 35 min
Will food delivery apps kill your favorite neighborhood restaurant? The tech-fueled delivery economy is already having a dramatic impact on how some restaurants do business. Will it also transform our neighborhoods? And should we feel guilty about…
Nudge City
Apr 2 • 33 min
Can tech help cities nudge us to live better lives, without things getting weird?
Techlash City
Mar 26 • 27 min
How should we react when new tech comes to town?
Battery City
Mar 19 • 36 min
Will every building in your city one day be powered by a battery? Are batteries the key to our cities’ energy future? In this episode, Molly and Jim look at how energy storage could change everything about how we turn on the lights and get around town.…
Disruptor City
Mar 12 • 37 min
Should startups ask permission from cities before they drop their tech on city streets?
Self-Driving City
Mar 5 • 28 min
What does our future really look like when autonomous vehicles take over the roads?
Venture-Backed City
Feb 25 • 36 min
Why are investors pouring so much cash into urban tech?
Trailer
Jan 8 • 1 min
Technology is reshaping our cities—often without permission and sometimes without a clue. Hosted by urban innovation expert Molly Turner and startup advisor Jim Kapsis, the new podcast from CityLab will ask the questions nobody is asking about what needs…