U.S. Has 4 of the Top 12 Data-Driven, Smart Cities

September 22, 2014

Many American cities are leading the world in the smart city movement, which focuses on using data to improve everything from transportation to street lights. Here are a few examples of what these cities are doing:

-New York City’s Hudson Yards project will digitally track air quality.

-Detroit’s Light Switch project is turning street lighting into art that can transform public space.

-Austin extensively promotes the use of Car-2-Go and other car sharing platforms, and is currently working on a similar bike share program.

Check out the entire list of smart cities and learn more about these leaders in innovation here.