Category: NYC

Why Open Data Should Matter to Urban Planners

This is the first in a series of articles about Why Open Data Matters. I’m completing my Master’s degree in Urban Planning from Hunter College (graduating May 30, 2013!), so I chose Urban Planners as for the first article in this series. PediaCities is a data informatics startup – we organize, wrangle, and link data about cities. We started with NYC partly because the best …


Proudly Made in NYC

Woohoo!!!  We just made the cut to be proudly listed in New York Tech Meetup‘s Made in NYC list – joining the ranks of NYC internet giants like 10gen, Etsy, Bitly, Foursquare and Bloomberg. But we were kinda bummed that there was no official logo to declare our NYC pride. So, we scratched an itch and lovingly made one in NYC. 😉 We often describe ourselves …