Smart cities? Surveillance cities

Smart Cities Surveillance CitiesA smart city is, inherently, a surveillance city, and citizens’ privacy could potentially be the cost of the efficiency gains.

Could it be worth the trade-off?

Maybe privacy invasion ain’t so bad…

Is this a necessarily bad thing? Attitudes to an individual’s privacy differ from place to place. Libertarians will instinctively think that mass surveillance is a bad thing. Security-focused people will say that increased surveillance is necessary to combat terrorism. The police would support it as being helpful in their work. And so it goes.

Smart Cities Surveillance Cities