Editor's Blog

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Featured Stories

Smart cities in 2018: Tech, transportation and tough conversations

Smart cities in 2018: Tech, transportation and tough conversations

We look back at the top smart cities stories of 2018.

City data-sharing scales up

City data-sharing scales up

New initiatives around city data-sharing look way beyond open data.

Breaking the data deadlock

Breaking the data deadlock

Cities have been at something of an impasse with their ability to innovate with data. Sarah Wray looks at how those taking action with bold new initiatives are paving the way for everyone to move ahead.

Barcelona and long term planning

Barcelona and long term planning

The message in Barcelona was, with so many challenging issues facing us, all cities have to work together

WI-FI on buses; cyber divide now a chasm and AI traffic lights

WI-FI on buses; cyber divide now a chasm and AI traffic lights

Even the most rudimentary kind of data would communicate to the powers that be that commuters on their way to work have laptops which they would like to use

Gaudi, innovation and a new dig for victory

Gaudi, innovation and a new dig for victory

Innovation is the name of the game