Smart Cities: How the Internet of Things is Changing Urban Areas – Quoted

A trend is spreading in cities all across the world: every day, more and more people just keep moving in. Already, more than half the human population lives in cities, and the number of mega-cities in the world (those that have more than 10 million people) keeps growing.The problem is: few of the cities seeing this kind of growth were built to sustain it. More people crowding into a limited space causes critical issues including extreme traffic congestion, higher pollution levels, and a general strain on resources and utilities. For the city governments and the residents affected by these issues, figuring out ways to manage the growth without reducing safety and quality of life for everyone is a constant concern.

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