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Fybr Releases Turnkey Smart City Platform

​Fybr, announces the release of their end-to-end, turnkey IoT solution, specifically designed to make cities, universities and corporate campuses more connected and efficient. Last year, the US government announced a new “Smart Cities” Initiative that will invest over...

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Making Water Conservation Easy

It 's hard to argue with the challenges – both financially and logistically – that water and it's increasing scarcity play on the fate of agricultural businesses worldwide. In California, multi-year droughts have made irrigation and water rights/accessibility one of...

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Smarter Cities- One Sensor at a Time

Many cities today are growing rapidly as the world becomes more urban. A 2014 World Health Organization study estimated that urban areas account for 54% of the global population, up from 34% in 1960 and by 2050, 66% of the World’s population will live in an urban...

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Growing the Smart City Concept

As CEO of Fybr, I’ve been working for years to help bring the benefits of smart city technology to life. During this time, I’ve learned that one of the biggest responsibilities I have, as an advocate for better community living through smart technology, is to make...

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Parking Can and Will Get Better

Take heart the next time you’re circling the block of your destination, eyes peeled for somewhere – anywhere – to park your car. There are some brilliant answers to this modern problem we call “parking.” Our platform is a remedy for right now, offering a way for...

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Thoughts on Disabled Parking

With this week being the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, it seems appropriate to comment on how the use of disabled placards impacts parking. Everyone knows that parking can be a huge headache in a congested city. But the process is...

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IBM Knows Its Smart Cities

If we want to keep pushing the leading edge of the Internet of Things and Smart Cities, the world’s leading technology companies are going to play an integral part. IBM, a strong player in the IoT and Smart City space, has continued to generate positive headlines by...

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An Awesome Visualization of the Internet of Things

The folks at Information is Beautiful, with this smart animated primer, bring us even more reason to believe in the Internet of Things as an idea that will improve the way we live our lives on a daily basis. From the Internet of Computers, to the Internet of People,...

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Accuracy Matters

Having on-street parking sensors can be a huge benefit to the communities we live in. They save us time and money and make our lives easier – but only if they work correctly. If a sensor wrongly thinks a car has left its space and resets the parking meter, the driver...

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Why Smart City Tech Should Be on Your Radar

There’s a lot of information out there about smart city technology, so let’s cut through the noise: It’s about to see some serious expansion. By 2023, the global smart city tech market is expected to be worth about $27.5 billion a year, up from the $8.8 billion it was...

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