Smart Cities

Cities across the globe are installing technology to gather data in the hopes of saving money, becoming cleaner, reducing traffic, and improving urban life. Digital Trends regularly examines how smart cities deal with everything from energy management, to disaster preparedness, to public safety — and most importantly, what it all means for you.

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Dozens of mayors want a green pandemic recovery

Could the current crisis lead to the 15-minute cities of the future?
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Amazon’s new smart shopping cart lets you skip the checkout lines

It will be first available in a Los Angeles-area store
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What Comes Next: How tech is helping gyms and salons open safely

We look into the reopening of businesses that are using new tech to make big post-pandemic changes.

It’s the end of the road for GM carsharing service Maven

The coronavirus pandemic has proved the final straw for the service
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