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Panasonic Plans Japan Smart City on Former Cellphone Plant

In their second such project, Japanese tech giants Panasonic has joined a consortium to plan and execute a 'smart sustainable town' that will rely heavily on clean energy and combine commercial, residential and public space.
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7 Women Whose Designs Have Shaped Our Cities

From swirly asymmetrical designs to sustainable architecture projects to towering skyscrapers, there is no denying the contribution that these women have made to our cities.
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Renting a Car in Dubai Just Got That Much Easier

This pay-as-you-go car rental app mimics bicycle-sharing schemes that have become so popular in Europe, allowing users to make short-term car rentals with just a few taps (or swipes) of their phone.
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China On Track To Legitimize Ride-Hailing Apps

China's transport minister promises new regulations for the country's growing ride-hailing services as competition between San Francisco-based Uber and Chinese giant Didi Kuaidi heats up.