Smart Grid and the Internet of Things

Graphic showing silhouetted city outline showing links to homes, factories, offices, transport and other city servicesSmart cities is the new buzzword. But what does that mean? Is universal design considered smart? Darren Bates writes on his blog site that accessibility is a key aspect of a smart city. He covers transportation, community space, playgrounds, city culture, and smart apps. Although he hasn’t discovered anything new, it is good to see the message getting out in mainstream content and linked with innovation. You can read his article on smart cities built for everyone.