What I have been reading (some) 

Some of the readings most recently added to My Zotero here rendered through the ZotPress plug-in

Cardullo, P. (2024). Being ‘Smart Citizens’ in the Smart City Today (No. OSF). pre-print Open Science Framework. https://doi.org/10.31219/osf.io/eq4s6
Thames Water Considers Restricting Flow to London Data Centers. (2023, July 26). Bloomberg.Com. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2023-07-26/thames-water-considers-restricting-flow-to-london-data-centers
West London faces new homes ban as electricity grid hits capacity. (n.d.). Retrieved April 26, 2024, from https://www.ft.com/content/519f701f-6a05-4cf4-bc46-22cf10c7c2c0
Tu Nube Seca Mi Río. (2023, September 26). https://tunubesecamirio.com/
Comment, P. J. (2022, August 16). Drought-stricken Holland discovers Microsoft data center slurped 84m liters of drinking water last year. https://www.datacenterdynamics.com/en/news/drought-stricken-holland-discovers-microsoft-data-center-slurped-84m-liters-of-drinking-water-last-year/
Siddik, M. A. B., Shehabi, A., & Marston, L. (2021). The environmental footprint of data centers in the United States. Environmental Research Letters, 16(6), 064017. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/abfba1
Comment, S. M. (2021, October 21). Data center water usage remains hidden. https://www.datacenterdynamics.com/en/analysis/data-center-water-usage-remains-hidden/
Uptime’s 13th Annual Global Data Center Survey Shows Widening Range of Challenges. (2023, July 18). https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230718020841/en/Uptime%E2%80%99s-13th-Annual-Global-Data-Center-Survey-Shows-Widening-Range-of-Challenges
Tubbs, A. (2023, October 20). Data centres brace for new EU energy reporting obligations. Www.Euractiv.Com. https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/data-centres-brace-for-new-eu-energy-reporting-obligations/
Jiménez Arandia, P. (2024). Dry Land for Thirsty Data. Green European Journal. https://www.greeneuropeanjournal.eu/dry-land-for-thirsty-data/
Ajuntament de Barcelona. (2024). El projecte “Volem Decidir!” fomenta la participació infantil a Barcelona [Text]. Sant Martí. https://ajuntament.barcelona.cat/santmarti/ca/noticia/volem-decidir-un-projecte-pioner-per-fomentar-la-participacio-infantil-a-barcelona-2-3-3_1389046
Zandbergen, D., & Uitermark, J. (2020). In search of the Smart Citizen: Republican and cybernetic citizenship in the smart city. Urban Studies, 57(8), 1733–1748. https://doi.org/10.1177/0042098019847410
Zandbergen, D., & Blom, S. (2015). Smart City. In search of the Smart Citizen. https://vimeo.com/138648785
Kyong Chun, W. H., Soon, Wardrip-Fruin, N., & Zhu, J. (2022). Software Studies, Revisited. A Roundtable on the Software Studies Series at MIT Press. Computational Culture, 9. http://computationalculture.net/software-studies-revisited/
Robinson, J. (2022). Comparative urbanism: Tactics for global urban studies. John Wiley & Sons. https://www.wiley.com/en-es/Comparative+Urbanism%3A+Tactics+for+Global+Urban+Studies-p-9781119697565
Charnock, G., March, H., & Ribera-Fumaz, R. (2021). From smart to rebel city? Worlding, provincialising and the Barcelona Model. Urban Studies, 58(3), 581–600. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1177/0042098019872119
Törnberg, P. (2023). Platforms as States: The Rise of Governance through Data Power. In Data Power in Action (pp. 42–58). Bristol University Press. https://library.oapen.org/bitstream/handle/20.500.12657/85663/1/9781529233551.pdf
Söderström, O., & Datta, A. (2024). Data Power in Action: Urban Data Politics in Times of Crisis. Bristol University Press. https://library.oapen.org/handle/20.500.12657/85663
Sequera, J. (Ed.). (2024). La ciudad de las plataformas. Icaria Editorial. https://icariaeditorial.com/ebook-libro-electronico/4813-la-ciudad-de-las-plataformas-ebook-9788419778697.html
Guma, P. K. (2023). Platform Work, Everyday Life, and Survival in Times of Crisis: Views and Experiences from Nairobi. In Data Power in Action (pp. 167–183). Bristol University Press. https://library.oapen.org/bitstream/handle/20.500.12657/85663/9781529233551.pdf
Burns, R., Fast, V., Levenda, A., & Miller, B. (2021). Smart cities: Between worlding and provincialising. Urban Studies, 58(3), 461–470. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1177/0042098020975982
Lovink, G. (2022). Stuck on the platform. https://valiz.nl/en/publications/stuck-on-the-platform
Terranova, T. (2022). After the Internet: Digital Networks Between Capital and the Common (Vol. 33). MIT Press. https://unora.unior.it/handle/11574/210757
Pansera, M., Marsh, A., Owen, R., Flores López, J. A., & De Alba Ulloa, J. L. (2023). Exploring Citizen Participation in Smart City Development in Mexico City: An institutional logics approach. Organization Studies, 44(10), 1679–1701. https://doi.org/10.1177/01708406221094194
Rose, G., Raghuram, P., Watson, S., & Wigley, E. (2021). Platform urbanism, smartphone applications and valuing data in a smart city. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, 46(1), 59–72. https://doi.org/10.1111/tran.12400
Barandiaran, X. E., Calleja-López, A., Monterde, A., & Romero, C. (2024). Decidim: A Brief Overview. In X. E. Barandiaran, A. Calleja-López, A. Monterde, & C. Romero, Decidim, a Technopolitical Network for Participatory Democracy (pp. 1–33). Springer Nature Switzerland. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-50784-7_1
Palacin, V., McDonald, S., Aragón, P., & Nelimarkka, M. (2024). Configurations of Digital Participatory Budgeting. ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 31(2), 1–28. https://doi.org/10.1145/3635144
Graham, M. (2020). Regulate, replicate, and resist – the conjunctural geographies of platform urbanism. Urban Geography, 41(3), 453–457. https://doi.org/10.1080/02723638.2020.1717028
Caprotti, F., Chang, I.-C. C., & Joss, S. (2022). Beyond the smart city: a typology of platform urbanism. Urban Transformations, 4(1), 4. https://doi.org/10.1186/s42854-022-00033-9

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