Sidewalk Labs offers a futuristic vision for Toronto, but at what cost?
After 18 months of consultation, Google sister company Sidewalk Labs has released its master draft proposal to develop a portion of Toronto's waterfront. The proposal includes everything from an affordable housing plan, to sensor-equipped pneumatic garbage shoots, to a data privacy framework in the form of an independent urban data trust. Today on Front Burner, we talk to the Logic's editor-in-chief David Skok about what's in the report, and what questions we need to ask ourselves when we consider building smart cities.
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