Artificial intelligence and supercomputers to help alleviate urban traffic problems

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 23:34 -- Anonymous (not verified)
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Look above the traffic light at a busy intersection in your city and you will probably see a camera. These devices may have been installed to monitor traffic conditions and provide visuals in the case of a collision.

 

But can they do more? Can they help planners optimize traffic flow or identify sites that are most likely to have accidents? And can they do so without requiring individuals to slog through hours of footage?

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