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We have all read the headlines from successful 'pay, chase, and recover' government initiatives such as the recent "Texas doctor charged in $375 million Medicare Scam." While the headlines are as attention-grabbing as the stories of seemingly upstanding citizens gone wrong, it’s the preventative measures that government agencies are undertaking that are newsworthy.

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Boston Was Burning: Smart City Social Media Challenges

By Ruthbea Yesner Clarke – 2 Comments

One of the triggers for cities to start researching Smart City solutions is if they have experienced a disaster of some sort, natural or otherwise. Political pressure resulting from these disasters can often provide just the spark needed to ignite movement towards smarter solutions.

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