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Link NYC – 1GB Public Free Wi-Fi for New Yorkers

After the design competition Reinvent Payphones launched to give a new purpose to the 7500 out-dated payphones in New York, fresh and great ideas came into place. Now, that project is coming into shape. The first Link stations can already be seeing in some spots of New York with the ‘beta’ tag. These stations come with …

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Smog Free Tower

Rotterdam has place a new tower. But it’s not a new apartment building, measuring only seven meters height, and neither is any communication antenna or street furniture. It is an infrastructure designed to purify the air of the city, more specifically in the park where it is installed. The Smog Free Tower is a vertical structure that rises …

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Reinventing Public Phones

Following the gradual decline of public telephones eclipsed by mobile devices. New York decided to create a contest called Reinvent Payphones to generate ideas on what should be done with the 11,412 connections that exist throughout the city. An efficient way to draw attention to the technology industry while involving local designers. From the 12 teams …