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A census-based model represents the way shifts in the population of Vancouver, Canada, will affect the city. Photo: Dan Campbell, City of Vancouver

Better city planning through real-time data

Urban planning is usually cut and dried when you know where people live, where they work and how they commute. But one area that brother-and-sister computer scientists Enrique and Vanessa Frías-Martínez realised is under-represented in ...