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World's smart cities

Dublin: The capital of Ireland, Dublin is working on developing a technology that will help in easing the road traffic.
Aided by IBM, the city's council has created an online database that helps people to know the fastest way to their destination. A real time database will also help people in locating the exact position of buses and also direct them to parking spaces.

World's most futuristic cities

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.