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Impact of technologies in urban life, mainly following this smart cities buzzword and the digital-urban links
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Open Data Cities | FutureEverything

Open Data Cities | FutureEverything | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
FutureEverything - Festival of Art, Music and Culture. (We are pleased to welcome Andrew Stott @DirDigEng onto our 'Challenging Openness' panel on 12th May http://bit.
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Digital, Intelligent, Smart Cities: Ten years books - URENIO Watch

Digital, Intelligent, Smart Cities: Ten years books - URENIO Watch | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
This collection of books from 2000 to 2010 examines the role and contribution of information technologies, the Internet, innovation ecosystems and institu.
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UK: Using co-design in municipal service development - a Smart ...

The Smart Cities project will host a workshop for project partners, ePractice members and local authority representatives to explore approaches to co-design in municipal service delivery and to see what lessons have been learnt about ...
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BDigital SmartCity Award - BDigital Global Congress 2011 – Barcelona Digital

BDigital SmartCity Award - BDigital Global Congress 2011 – Barcelona Digital | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
BDigital Global Congress Digital SmartCity Awards 2011 (RT @bdigital: Barcelona SmartCity International Award - Submit your award nomination before 21 April http://bit.
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Explore TheSmarterCity

Explore TheSmarterCity | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
Not a vision of tomorrow, but a vision of today. A collection of smart ideas from all over the world, all in one place.
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Microsoft Powers Portuguese Smart City - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Microsoft Powers Portuguese Smart City - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
Microsoft Powers Portuguese Smart CityWall Street Journal (blog)Other smart cities are being developed in New Sangdo in South Korea, Masdar in Abu Dhabi and Dongtan in China. His company announced this week a partnership with Mr.
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McKinsey on Developing World Cities Highlights the Urban - Smart ...

McKinsey on Developing World Cities Highlights the Urban - Smart ... | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
This is what drives Smart Cities Advisors' due diligence and advisory frameworks – detailed structure, guidance and metrics that come from the successes and failures of built environment social enterprises all over the developed and ...
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The Battle Control of Smart Cities

The Battle Control of Smart Cities | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
Will tech-powered cities revolutionize the way we live or hand corporations the keys to our privacy? A new study by the Rockefeller Foundation offers conclusions.
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“Smart Cities”: the new 'original, modern' or the techno empire ...

“Smart Cities”: the new 'original, modern' or the techno empire ... | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
Manchester is a founder member of a new European Smart Cities network which aims to promote the idea that, by making a conscious effort to use innovative digital technologies to improve living and working conditions, we can develop a ...
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Smart Cities and Communities Initiative – Commission consults

The European Commission has launched a public consultation, open until 13 May, on its Smart Cities and Communities Initiative for energy efficiency and for accelerating the large scale deployment of innovative low-carbon technologies.
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Digital society a must for smart cities: Ovum

Digital society a must for smart cities: Ovum | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
LOCAL governments and utilities have been urged not to leave digital natives behind in their quest to build "smart" cities. (Digital society must complement smart cities, says Ovum | The Australian http://bit.
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China building a city for cloud computing

China building a city for cloud computing | Tech and urban life | Scoop.it
China is building a city-sized cloud computing and office complex that will include a mega data center, one of the projects fueling that country's double-digit growth in IT spending.
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[Letters] Let's create smart cities in Korea - JoongAng Daily

[Letters] Let's create smart cities in KoreaJoongAng DailyThe city is where we are educated and where life is vibrant. Citizens have to share the values and experiences of urban life and design cities with a creative perspective.
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