Smart cities need to be more human, so we're creating Sims-style virtual worlds

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Smart cities need to be more human, so we're creating Sims-style virtual worldsHuge quantities of networked sensors have appeared in cities across the world in recent years. These include cameras and sensors that count the number of passers by, devices to sense air quality, traffic flow detectors, and even bee hive monitors. There are also large amounts of information about how people use cities on social media services such as Twitter and foursquare.
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