William Mitchell: Smart cities: the City Car and other recent work (November 7, 2007)

Director of the MIT Media Lab Smart Cities research group William Mitchell presents two of the group’s recent projects: the CityCar and the RoboScooter. Mitchell discusses the potential impact of these “mobility devices” on cities including New York and Taipei. The concepts of mesh networks, intelligent energy use and modularity are all considered in the description of his current work.

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