Category: Smart Cities

Vizibilezone Wants Pedestrians to Let Drivers Track Their Location in Real-Time

iSpeech.org Mass Private I | Source URL Have you ever felt unsafe crossing the street? You could look both ways before crossing the street and feel safe, knowing you used common sense to navigate street crossings. Or, you could download this app which alerts drivers to slow down and/or stop […]

Sidewalk Labs’ Smart Cities Will Create A For-Profit Social Credit System That Controls Judges And Police

Sidewalk Labs’ Smart Cities Will Create A For-Profit Social Credit System That Controls Judges And Police

iSpeech Mass Private I | Source URL Smart city surveillance, is much worse than anyone could have imagined. Two years ago, I revealed how a CIA “signature school” was installing thousands of CCTV cameras and microphones in smart cities, but Sidewalk Labs wants to take public surveillance to a whole […]

Frightening Stuff Hidden in Your Street Light?

Frightening Stuff Hidden in Your Street Light?

iSpeech.org Laura Valkovic | Liberty Nation | Source URL Such a benign and banal part of the urban landscape that city-dwellers may not even notice them, street lights are useful for brightening up a road and not much else – or so you might think. People these days are used […]

Quayside, Toronto’s Google-linked smart city, draws opposition over privacy, costs

Quayside, Toronto’s Google-linked smart city, draws opposition over privacy, costs

iSpeech Amanda Coletta Z | The Washington Post | Source URL TORONTO — The Google sister company promised to transform a dilapidated stretch of the Toronto waterfront into the world’s most technologically advanced neighborhood. Quayside would be outfitted with robotic garbage collection, snow-melting sidewalks and self-driving taxibots. Sensors would capture data […]