Monday, February 03, 2020

Author Warns That 'Smart Cities' Also Serve To Exclude Locals Out Of Network

Thoughtful insight on and research on how Kansas City tech trends might backfire and create more digital era isolation . . . Read more:

'Replace-ing' the city

LAWRENCE - As we run around the world, posting selfies, counting our steps and checking in on our smartphones, we're leaving digital traces of our activities. And a new book by a University of Kansas professor argues that all this digital placemaking is actually changing the city - "replace-ing" it, in her coinage.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

One sure bet is Kansas City will never be known as a smart city.