CScoutJapan gives us an inside look at Japan’s high-tech Tokyo traffic center, which boasts a Central Display Board that shows “1,000 intersections, and has 15,154 traffic signals in the system.” Click here for first picture in gallery.

…a bunch of people work 24-hour shifts and try to stop the city from grinding to a halt. Cameras, helicopters, 17,000 vehicle detectors, as well as reports from both police and civilians, all contribute toward a harmonious transport system

[via Gizmodokn]

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