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Planning and Architecture
Smart solutions to improve urban mobility

With rapid urbanisation affecting cities across the globe, intelligent planning of urban environments and technology are now central to improving mobility. Functional smart solutions are needed – not only to minimise the amount of time and money citizens spend on everyday trips, but also to limit environmental pollution. 

Social Communities
Happier communities: 6 simple ways to create lasting connections

Lockdown has caused people to spend less time outside connecting with others, and more time inside looking at screens. The fact that this leads to anxiety and a fear of missing out on things is no secret. In this article, we’ll discuss six simple and meaningful ways to make lasting connections and help you overcome any negative feelings you might be experiencing.

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4 key innovations shaping the future of real estate

Given a choice, what would you choose? To live in a society with basic amenities such as a garden, gym, pool, water and power backup OR To live in one that has basic amenities along with additional innovative features such as resource efficient systems, digitally enabled security & entertainment solutions, collective spaces for community well-being, […]

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What is a Smart City?

For Planet, a smart city is a project which integrates a series of solutions in technology, architecture, social innovation, and environmental sustainability, to improve people’s lives.

Innovation & Technology
Urban digitisation on a human scale

In future cities, digital infrastructure will enable the provision of new services to support community development, provide a green and sustainable environment and improve social inclusion and well-being of people. Today’s citizens are not only looking for spaces to live, but for those where services are available.

Social Communities
Why Community Managers Matter To Our Neighbourhoods

Community Managers serve as an important link between residents and developers, supporting a mutually positive ongoing relationship. Homeowners are able to settle more comfortably into the community and the continuous dialogue among residents helps foster a greater sense of belonging and security, even in areas with legacy issues such as an association with crime.

Social Communities
Library of Things: Why Buy When You Can Share?

Library of Things is a space where residents can rent, exchange or donate sparingly used objects such as power drills, appliances and board games and make them available for the community to borrow. The concept lowers the cost of living and improves residents’ quality of life, helping to create a thriving community.

Innovation & Technology
AIoT: Driving The Future Of Digital Societies

In a country like India where the battle for energy and water is never ending, AIoT enabled solutions stand as a boon, especially for housing societies that are looking to digitise, automate, and sustainably manage their water and energy consumption.

Social Communities
Community 5.0: A Futuristic Community With Tech-Enabled Residences That Are Smart And Sustainable

Community 5.0 envisions a tech-enabled neighbourhood where all the members, including residents and society managers, have access to all the society facilities we see around us (such as water and power supply management, daily household services management, security management) which are either automated or can be easily managed remotely with just a few clicks.

Innovation & Technology
Struggling with energy bills? Three ways to keep track of usage and reduce costs

At Planet Smart City, we constantly think of ways to improve community living through smart solutions. Our proprietary digital platform, Planet App, leverages the power of IoT (Internet of Things) to provide solutions for societies and residents, where they can easily track, analyse and manage consumption of their utilities, including electricity, from their mobile phones.