smart city technology

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smart city resilience

smart city resilience

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Demographics are changing, and predicting the future is always fraught with challenges However, there’s one trend in particular that few question: More and more people are moving to metropolitan areas, and cities, not rural environments, will become the primary places people live. While this has a number of advantages...

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Invest In Smart Technology for a Smarter City

Invest In Smart Technology for a Smarter City

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At Lane Tech High School over the past year, more than 150 students accessed real-time data from some 500 sensors in order to learn about problem solving, design, measurement, data analysis, the scientific process and teamwork. Thanks to the “Array of Things” — a partnership of private-sector leaders, the University of...

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Why Seattle is poised to be a leader in ‘smart city’ technology and regulations

Why Seattle is poised to be a leader in ‘smart city’ technology and regulations

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New technology is helping local government create “smarter” cities in a variety of ways, from adaptive traffic lights to open data platforms to advanced utility meters. But with innovation comes complication. Privacy, security, and equality challenges are inevitable when the public sector tries to implement technology with the help of...

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