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World's smart cities

Johannesburg: This smart city based in South Africa owns a super-fast fibre optic network which covers all regions of the city.
Known as The City of Johannesburg Broadband Project, the network is of 1.2 Tb (terabit) capacity. Among the other things, the city is planning to build a system of smart metering of electricity and water and also an intelligence centre for the public safety.

World's most futuristic cities

September 6, 2013

A number of international capitals are leaders in using 'smart' technologies--citywide high-speed Internet access, for example--to improve the lives of their citizens. A recent BBC report lists the 10 innovative cities that have leapt most boldly into the future.