Smart City // Dumb City
DateApril 16, 2016
The smart city comes with numerous benefits, from more adaptive mobility systems to enhanced service coordination, but when does a smart city turn dumb? In an insightful article, New Scientist looks at how technological advances have not been matched by similar security improvements. So far, cities have stayed one step ahead of hackers, but these vulnerabilities present a serious challenge to cities. They also present a valuable opportunity for integrated city-making firms.