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Smart Cities News, Trends, Insights & Events

As the world changes, so must the way in which cities are planned and developed. Urban planners and community leaders dedicate an increasing amount of attention to utilizing technology in innovative ways. The Internet of Things (IoT), powered by cutting-edge communications, means developers can revolutionize how cities are powered, creating smart grids that feed smart buildings for more sustainable urban centers. The adoption of these technologies does more than just provide convenience; these tools also help ensure energy and resource conservation, making these cities self-sustaining networks.

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