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Smart Cities?

Smart Cities is a concept that encompasses the integration of digital and sensing technologies within a city with an increasing social and entrepreneurial capital or knowledge. This is what distinguishes it from a more technology only laden city scape.

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SEGD's Best Content of 2016

2016 was a busy year for our members and followers, so you probably haven’t read or watched each and every one of the over 1,000 pieces of new content posted on segd.org over the last 12 months. Lucky for you, we’ve compiled a top 20 list from all the articles, videos and content the website has to offer. Consider it your SEGD 2016 executive summary. Sit back, relax and enjoy!

SEGD's Best of the Best Content in 2015
Best of the Best SEGD Content in 2015
Xlab 2015: Smart Spaces, Smart Interfaces
Smart Spaces, Smart Interfaces at Xlab

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Who will own the smart city?
Who Will Own the Smart City?

By now you’ve probably seen those silver, black and blue monoliths on the streets of Manhattan. Looking like giant cell phones, they’re part of LinkNYC,the communication network CityBridge has installed in New York City as a replacement for 7,500 pay phones. These 10,000 electronic slabs are also something else: an early and somewhat faltering step on the road to the Smart City, dressed up now as a new class of street fixture.

Creative Destruction: Part 08
12 Strategic Predictions for 2017
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Xlab 2016 in Summary

Smart Cities Academic Research

Smarter Sidewalks

Smart Cities Firms

Smart Cities News

Smart Cities?

Smart Cities is a concept that encompasses the integration of digital and sensing technologies within a city with an increasing social and entrepreneurial capital or knowledge. This is what distinguishes it from a more technology only laden city scape. A smart city tries to use technology to deliver and help solve peoples problems within a city through the addition of the intelligence of the inhabitants of the city itself.

Xlab 2013: The Future of Experience Design

(September 30, 2013) NEW YORK — Designers will play a powerful role in reinventing our cities, using new technologies, new platforms, and new notions of community to create immersive and engaging environments. What do these designers need to know about the future of experience design? What does the Internet of Things mean to them, and how will technology impact the way they design urban places? How are designers, architects, and integrators using technology to channel human behavior and make it part of the experience?