In London, smart street lights will be controlled through iPads

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Tablet computers have proven themselves to be more than useful for businesses, and we've seen the devices come in handy for better patient-doctor communication, automatic drinks ordering and teaching kids how to email. Now Westminster City Council in London is investing in iPad controlled streetlights to save energy and aid engineers. Over the next four years the local authority aims to fit the 14,000 street lights in the borough with technology that will allow council workers to see faults in real-time and also predict when a bulb will come to the end of its life. The system will enable the…

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