THE NOW ARTICLE Publisher | Linkedin Author | Bernard Marr Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are integrating more and more into the world of engineering. Apart from exciting possibilities, this also presents a few challenges, such as the high-speed development of new technologies compared to the long process of building infrastructure and the challenge of getting the [...]

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Publisher | Linkedin

Author | Bernard Marr

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are integrating more and more into the world of engineering. Apart from exciting possibilities, this also presents a few challenges, such as the high-speed development of new technologies compared to the long process of building infrastructure and the challenge of getting the workforce up to date with the technology.

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Publisher | TEDx

Speaker | Hugh Green

In this TEDx talk, Hugh Green discusses why we need Smart Cities and how Smart Cities will provide solutions to the most pressing issues of modern society and the environment.

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Publisher | Business Insider

Authors | Zoë Bernard

The number of bicycles intended for public use has experienced massive growth since 2013, when there were only 700,000 public-use bicycles in circulation worldwide. By 2016, that number had more than tripled to 2.3 million.

Article

Publisher | Tech Republic

Authors | Teena Maddox

Intelligent cities are at the forefront of the next wave of the Internet of Things. The goals are to streamline communication and improve the lives of citizens.

VIDEO

Publisher | TEDx Talks

Speaker | Rob Best

In this TEDx Talk, Rob Best talks about creating a smart home, discusses its appliances in various aspects of living, and addresses the issue of conserving energy to improve efficiency.

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Publisher | Business Insider

Author | Becky Peterson

The feedback tool Disco uses Artificial Intelligence to scan business chat software such as Slack and Microsoft Teams for positive feedback and compliments. Disco believes that this will help companies build and maintain a positive business culture and a more happy and productive workforce.

VIDEO

Publisher | TEDx Berlin

Speaker | Coen van Oostrom

Coen van Oostrom talks about the creation of the sustainable building and that people need to be open to changes in order to achieve a smart, flexible and efficient building with integrated smart appliances.

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Publisher | Futurism – Future Society

Author | Todd Jaquith

This article discusses the potential benefits and possibilities of a technological upgrade to urban areas. This technology upgrade aims to create a fully integrated city and includes the ability to process huge amounts of data and the use of Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence. Investments in infrastructure will be needed, but the benefits are expected to far outweigh the costs.

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Publisher | Grandstream

Author | Phil Bowers

The author discusses the future of smart offices. Most technologies currently focus on improving the comfort, safety and sustainability of the building. The next step is to improve productivity and subsequently profitability. A few key drivers are identified to support this process. The author concludes with the acknowledgement that the process of creating the smart office is still in its early stage.

Book

Publisher | Key Enabling Technologies

Author | Mohammad Obaidat & Petros Nicopolitidis

‘Smart Cities and Homes’ explores the fundamental principles and concepts of the key enabling technologies for smart cities and homes. The authors analyze the latest research and development efforts in the field using numerous case studies and examples. Smart cities use various digital technologies with many different functions to increase the wellbeing of citizens.

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