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March 3rd, 2011
China Looks to Control Traffic Congestion With Cell Phones

In a big push to ease congestion, China is rolling out a cell phone-based traffic monitoring platform that enables the government to track where and how 17 million Beijing residents drive. The cell phone traffic monitoring project will be developed in partnership with China Mobile and will track in real-time the whereabouts of its citizens, in an effort to understand population flow at different times of the day and in certain areas of the city. Read More