Why tracking #bikinis, #babies, and #versace mentions can save retail

At Spatial we analyze social media to reveal what types of people are in the surrounding area. This goes a step beyond census data to quantify the personality of the surrounding community. Something ...
Lyden FoustMar 19, 2018

Rebuilding the Midwest from the Internet Up

The Death of a Great American City — a 9 year old’s point of view Once upon a time, you could group the midwest economy into three categories: Factories, Farms, and Other. Growing up in Richmond, ...
Lyden FoustDec 05, 2017

With machine learning, you’ll know every city as if you grew up there

How do we know what an area is like before going there? We could spend hours researching on the internet resulting in dozens of open browser tabs and a vague understanding of what an area might be ...
Nathan RooySep 28, 2017

Reshaping Cities to Fit Humans

   
Lyden FoustSep 14, 2017