Top 50 Internet of Things Applications - Ranking 01Smart ParkingMonitoring of parking spaces availability in the city. 02Structural healthMonitoring of vibrations and material conditions in buildings, bridges and historical monuments. 03Noise Urban MapsSound monitoring in bar areas and centric zones in real time. 04Smartphone DetectionDetect iPhone and Android devices and in general any device which works with WiFi or Bluetooth interfaces. 05Eletromagnetic Field LevelsMeasurement of the energy radiated by cell stations and and WiFi routers. 06Traffic CongestionMonitoring of vehicles and pedestrian levels to optimize driving and walking routes. 07Smart LightingIntelligent and weather adaptive lighting in street lights. 08Waste ManagementDetection of rubbish levels in containers to optimize the trash collection routes. 09Smart RoadsIntelligent Highways with warning messages and diversions according to climate conditions and unexpected events like accidents or traffic jams.
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