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smart cities technology

It’s no secret that we are about to enter a phase where living smart is the baseline, and everything else just falls in the jigsaw to complement that lifestyle. Our world is shaped by how people and machines work together sand technology is there to support this process.

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resilience funding

As our firm’s Research Knowledge Manager, I am always seeking to learn more about how to prepare for a resilient future.

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city county finance challenges

Government funding is tight at every jurisdictional level, but there is a huge disconnect between available funding at the state level compared to the local levels of government. That disparity is causing strains that may soon play out in ways that are negative for taxpayers and citizens.

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why does AI matter?

Because of AI or Artificial Intelligence, machines now learn from their experience. Machines can adjust to various inputs, which allow them to perform tasks that are human-like. You can see AI everywhere—from self-driving cars, game playing computers, to shopping sites. These machines rely on natural language processing and deep learning.

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api stitch healthcare

If you want to see healthcare technology executives’ eyes roll back in their heads, start a discussion on interoperability. Most consider it the epitome of hype curve terms which almost immediately positions the deliverer as out of touch with the needs of the modern healthcare IT buyer.

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smart water sustainable cities

More people live in the cities today than at any point in human history. Urbanization of the global population appears set to continue, with two-thirds of the world population expected to live in these cities by 2050. As a result, cities will face many challenges in meeting the needs of their growing urban population demand.

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modernizing government technology

Something significant happened at the end of 2017. The federal government signed into law the Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act. This signals a massive trend that will sweep the country, touch every state and every jurisdictional level of government. Big changes are coming that will create huge new opportunities for companies that provide technology and services.

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hippocratic oath for ai

In this year's edition of ZOOM SMART CITIES (Portugal’s major Smart Cities event), we had the opportunity to listen to Arlindo Oliveira, the President of Instituto Superior Técnico (Lisbon), talk about the future of humanity, and the challenges and questions continuously raised due to a growing euphoria concerning Artificial Inte

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the cost of 5g

In my earlier post, I outlined a few myths about 5G to avoid the cascading technology trap. Here, I like to extend the discussion and share a few data points on the cost of 5G networks.

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planning transit future

As local government leaders finalize fiscal year budgets, many are even more focused on long-range transportation planning. That’s because transportation planning is much harder than planning next year’s budget.  

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