• With new tech coming online, cities need a department of urban testing

    6 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Shaun Abrahamson
    Shaun Abrahamson is a managing partner at Urban Us Ventures and serves on the Investment Committee at URBAN-X .
    The design and operation of cities is the province of urban planning. But an explosion of startups in cities means a lot of new products and services for urban areas. The problem is, we don't really know how people are going to use these new products and services.
    “The company launched a trial service in Santa Monica just last year and when I first saw the scooters I was convinced nobody would want to ride them...The volume grew so steadily that I...
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