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From Neolithic Privacy to Smart City Privacy

What can we learn about the origins of smart city privacy from what privacy meant in Neolithic cities? For one, privacy seems to be an intrinsic human need.
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The Role of Piezoelectric Technology in IoT

IoT device lifespan is limited by power availability. "Piezoelectrics," i.e. mechanical stress generating an electric charge, offer possible solutions.
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The First Smart City

This 2nd installment in our series on smart city privacy explores how two of the earliest cities, Çatalhöyük and Jericho, navigated urban privacy issues.
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A Beginners Syllabus to Smart Cities

As 2019 begins and the promise of 5G connectivity, distributed sensing and tech-enabled citizenship continues to crystallize, more and more people will begin to hear about “Smart Cities”. Perhaps you're coming...
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Battling Traffic: Tech Adoption Meets Behavioral Change

As economies worldwide continue to grow, traffic movements are on the rise. Our roads are becoming busier and busier. In urbanized areas, streets and highways are clogged with buses, cars, scooters,...

3 Frameworks for Understanding the Promise of Smart Cities

If you’re coming from my previous articles, What is a Smart City and Smart City Approaches in the Real World, you may be wondering how to begin building intuition about the...

Our Exclusive Interview with Chris Penrose, President of IoT Solutions at AT&T

The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the world as we know it. Over the years, the industry has talked about what the future might look like and how our lives...
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The Missing Ingredient in Building Valuations

Effective smart building platforms neither replace nor displace humanity; they reinforce it. IoT is the nexus between buildings and people.
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Why Smart Cities Need Smart Policies

The Internet of Things (IoT) is quickly gaining traction. It's even finding its way into our homes, so it’s unsurprising that this same technology has found its way into...
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IoT: Construction Modernization and a Business Revolution

Implementing IoT to collect data on how users interact with different spaces can help owners design adaptive buildings that serve users' varying needs.

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