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Internet of Things Tapped for Cities of Tomorrow

Many of us are lucky: Our cities are getting make-overs. No, not in preparation for winter -- these updates transcend repairing potholes. Local and state governments are looking to usher our cities into the 21st century by converting them to smart cities. And as this process unfolds, businesses that specialize in the Internet of Things, or IoT, will reap the benefits. Let's look at three companies that are well positioned to profit. Keep the meter running. One company at the forefront of modernizing our cities is Itron. Offering city planners a range of solutions, Itron has evolved significantly from its founding 40 years ago as a business solely focused on electricity meter technology. 

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