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Reinventing Our Homes Will Reinvent Our Cities

Matt Ball on August 24, 2012 - in Smart Cities

Moving residences is an inevitable part of modern life, but one that remains mired in hopelessly outdated legacy systems. Having just survived the partial renovation of and move to a century-old house, I am reminded how the typical home is obsolete even as it is built. Add the moving of “stuff” from one obsolete house to another, and you are contributing to one of the least smart, least energy-efficient time sucks in the canon of the contemporary human experience. And remember, homes are the foundation of our cities.

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Matt Ball is founder and editorial director of V1 Media, publisher of Informed Infrastructure, Earth Imaging Journal, Sensors & Systems, Asian Surveying & Mapping and the video news site GeoSpatial Stream.

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