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Concerns for privacy rise as ‘smart cities’ thrive on the data of daily life

In recent months, Kansas City has become an unexpected destination for technology companies looking for a place to test ideas. The city’s goal: To be what it calls a living lab.

In Local vs Cloud: Most Smart Cities take to data hyper-localisation

So far, the 12 cities that are the furthest along have already created hyper-local silos to store data within their cities.


In Assam, a multi-crore renovation converts a colonial bungalow into a heritage centre

Long ago, the military base for the Ahoms of Assam, and today, a heritage centre celebrating the Brahmaputra. The story of a 19th century bungalow, strategically placed atop a hillock in Guwahati’s Pan Bazaar, in its new avatar.

Pune's first transit hub to be set up at Balewadi

As per the proposal, the transit hub will be developed on an 11-acre plot of land in Balewadi, along the Mumbai-Pune Expressway, opposite the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex near the National Institute of Construction Management and Research.

Arunachal CM Pema Khandu thanks Centre for including Itanagar in Smart City list

"By selecting Itanagar in the list, the Centre's intention in developing the frontier state of Arunachal Pradesh has become very clear and positive," Pema Khandu said

Kandla Port gets green nod to develop Rs 1,176 crore smart city

The proposal is to develop a smart industrial port city at two separate sites in Gandhidham which would house about 35,700 residential flats, schools and parks, and would generate jobs to more than 60,000 people.


Relief for flat owners: Bombay HC allows PMC to issue certificates to new Baner-Balewadi buildings

To solve local water woes, court appoints committee with divisional commissioner, municipal commissioner

Mission Smart City: Badnore launches slew of ‘smart’ projects

Integrating Existing Football Ground and a Green Belt, Multipurpose Play Court, three open Badminton Courts, amphitheater having a capacity of 200 persons are some of its features, an outdoor LED screen are some of its features.

Yogi Adityanath promises to develop cities in 'smart' list

Thanking Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Naidu, the chief minister also assured that his government would make every effort to promptly carry out works for the development of the cities selected under the Smart City project, the release said.

Better city planning: E-governance, efficient public transport a must

Niti Aayog, in the draft of its 3-year action plan, has suggested steps such as creating adequate living and office space, preventing slum creation, building new cities for increased urbanisation and improved quality of urban life