Book Review: Intelligent Infrastructure

Georgia Tech's Emma French discusses the city of Atlanta in her review of Intelligent Infrastructure: Zip Cars, Invisible Networks & Urban Transformation for the Atlanta Studies Journal.  "The essays in Intelligent Infrastructure importantly remind us to look not only at the technological, but also the social impacts of smart cities... As one of the contributors notes: “a city’s technological development plans clearly reflects the way in which the leaders and innovators conceive the social order” (196). The challenge for Atlanta as it now positions itself to become a “smart” city is thus to make sure its plans really do reflect the needs and desires of all of its citizens." Read more here: