NEWS FROM THE LAB - Thursday, October 31, 2013

Are you ready for life in a smart_city? Posted by Sean @ 16:29 GMT

All sorts of "smart city" data is available online these days.

For example: here's a real time view of Helsinki's public transportation via HSL Live.

HSL Live

And that's just the start. Why stop there?

WeareData is a marketing campaign for Ubisoft's upcoming game, WATCH_DOGS.

We Are Data
Image: wearedata.watchdogs.com

WeareData's visualization is pretty neat, displaying three different cities: Berlin, London, and Paris.

We Are Data, Berlin

Hotspots, ATM, CCTV, and Tweets. All laid out for you on one map.

We Are Data, Types

Welcome to the future. Do you want to live there?