Smart Cities

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A city can be defined as √ęsmart√≠ when investments in human and social capital as well as traditional (transport) and modern (ICT) communication infrastructure fuel sustainable economic development and a high quality of life, with a wise management of natural resources, through participatory action and engagement. The smart city concept essentially means efficiency – but […]

Internet of Things

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The Internet of Things (or IoT) refers to uniquely identifiable objects and their virtual representations in an Internet-like structure. The term Internet of Things was proposed by Kevin Ashton in 2009 though the concept has been discussed in literature since at least 1991. The concept of the Internet of Things first became popular through the […]