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2014-01-08 08:22:12

PARIS and SEATTLE, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The New Cities Foundation today announced that global architecture and design firm NBBJ has joined its network of international members.

2011-03-28 12:19:00

GENEVA, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - The New Cities Foundation brings together leading global players from the private, public, research and non-profit sectors to work on new models of collaboration to improve life and work in the 21st century city, with a focus on fast-urbanizing countries in Asia, the Middle East, South America and Africa. - Founding Members are GE, Cisco and Ericsson.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.