Learning with Big Data: The Future of Education offers real-world examples of how educators are using data to improve learning.
The first chief technology officer of the United States offers a vision for remaking public services.
Nonprofits lag behind business and science in using big data effectively.
In London, the YMCA is combining prefab construction with stylish design to create a new kind of affordable home.
A Web-based initiative uses analysis of social media chatter to locate hotspots of antisocial behavior.
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An emerging method for enabling innovation focuses not on plans or projects, but on broad social challenges.
Rejecting the instinct to do everything, Essentialism investigates the idea of doing "less, but better."
A few years ago, the Salesforce.com Foundation revamped its revenue model. Today, it's not just a grantmaker. It's a rapidly expanding software vendor.
An online platform helps city governments to discover, organize, and market publicly owned property.
Supplements to the article “Citizen Chronicles.”