Where do you live? Chances are there are buildings going up around you, bridges being built, subways falling apart due to budget cutbacks, or even dreaded bike lanes being painted on already narrow streets.
Skyscrapercity is a forum, and I know what you’re thinking: Forums are lame. This forum does have a lot of lame, but with tens of thousands of users uploading pictures of developments, tracking their progress, and giving you the inside scoop on the politics behind them, you’re sure to find information that is at once Discovery Channel interesting and at the same time morning rush hour traffic news important.
Also, see a city you’re about to visit, ask the locals for the best bars, restaurants, and hidden places.
Skyscrapercity Tracks Towers, Tunnels, Skyscrapers & Bridges
1. Urban Development Tracking - Opportunity for a platform that enables users to track and share updates on urban development projects, bridging the gap between government initiatives and public awareness.
2. Infrastructure Photography - Opportunity for a social media platform or app that encourages users to upload and share pictures of buildings, bridges, and other infrastructure projects in their area, fostering a sense of community and appreciation for architectural advancements.
3. Community-driven City Guides - Opportunity for an interactive platform that allows locals to share recommendations and insights about their cities, offering tourists and visitors an authentic and personalized experience.
1. Real Estate Development - Disruptive innovation opportunity: A digital platform that uses AI and satellite imagery to predict and analyze real estate development patterns, assisting investors and developers in making informed decisions.
2. Construction and Engineering - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Virtual reality technology for architectural visualization and simulation, streamlining the design and construction process and reducing costs.
3. Travel and Tourism - Disruptive innovation opportunity: A mobile app that combines user-generated content and machine learning algorithms to create personalized city guides, catering to the unique interests and preferences of travelers.