FUTURE CITIES | Shenzhen

FUTURE CITIES | Shenzhen

Originally published by Inverse. Workers in the world capital of electronics manufacturing have started a patent-free technology insurgency. Forty years ago, the Chinese city of Shenzhen was nothing but a sleepy fishing village across the border from Hong Kong. But, in the decades between

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FUTURE CITIES | Bristol

FUTURE CITIES | Bristol

Originally published by Inverse. The biggest smart home in Britain is a city with talkative lamp posts. From Norwich to Manchester to Glasgow, UK cities are scrambling to become technology hubs. Marketers from Cambridge have made “Silicon Fen” a thing. Marketers from Newcastle Upon

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FUTURE CITIES | Reykjavík

FUTURE CITIES | Reykjavík

Originally published by Inverse. Can Iceland be to data what Switzerland is to money? The Pirate Party's captain is betting on it. In the satellite town of Keflavík, a forty-minute drive from the center of the Icelandic capital of Reykjavík, sits a 200,000-square-foot

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