Cities Have Their Moment — and the 2012 TED Prize

Bill Clinton, Bono, Jamie Oliver and … cities. Past winners of the TED Prize have been global celebrities, underexposed luminaries, and even an anonymous artist, but they’ve all been actual people. This year, TED is giving the prize — $100,000, a wish and brand cache — to an idea. And a nebulous idea at that: The City 2.0.