South Korea, one of the most technologically advanced nations on the planet, plans to build a smart city model in Goyang to trial various Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives before implementing them in other cities.
The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning revealed that LG Uplus, the third largest carrier in the country, will be leading the project.
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“We will develop IoT-based converged services and work to solve pending issues in urban areas by tapping into our open smart city platform technologies,” said LG Uplus IoT director Ahn Sung-joon