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Smart City Living Lab opens, targets growing pains of a swelling city

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  The much-anticipated “Kansas City Living Lab” — a platform for application development that taps the Kansas City Smart City initiative — is now open. Source: Smart City Living Lab opens, targets growing pains of a swelling city

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Kansas City’s Smart City provides a glimpse of a people-centric future

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In December of 2015 the U.S Department of Transportation issued the Smart City Challenge to any mid size city in America. The challenge was for cities to “use data, applications, and technology to help people and goods move more quickly, cheaply, and efficiently”. 78 cities from across the country stepped up and presented their existing challenges and proposed solutions to becoming a Smart…

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