Category Archives: high-tech

What happens in a high-tech smart city when the lights go out?

Wouldn’t you say that is worth thinking about while you are figuring out how to spend the taxpayers money for safe streets?
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Learning from the Barcelona Smart Cities Expo

The Barcelona Smart City Expo and World Congress was a great learning experience for me. I spent the full week in Barcelona, most of which at the conference and expo, observing, listening, talking and trying to get a feel for the overall state of thinking and attitudes toward the future on the part of all the many and diverse players. It was a highly informative and in many ways challenging week. And a bit puzzling

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