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San Diego students invest in smart city platform

San Diego students invest in smart city platform

Students from the University of California want to accelerate the roll-out of the blockchain-based platform, powered by DigitalTown, across university communities

Better bicycle planning for Portland

Better bicycle planning for Portland

The Oregon city’s Bureau of Transportation has partnered with local tech start-up Ride Report to collect feedback from Portland cyclists

ETSI specification sets smart standard

ETSI specification sets smart standard

Smart cities will be the first ones to benefit from the cross-cutting context information management specification

Index ranks global robotics and AI readiness

Index ranks global robotics and AI readiness

Even countries most ready for the future of work must rethink education and training to prepare people for the jobs of tomorrow

Accelerating Lusail City’s smart future

Accelerating Lusail City’s smart future

Vodafone Qatar will build an extensive, high-speed fibre technology network capable of handling speeds of up to 1 Gigabit per second for the visionary development

Remote monitoring for TfL buses

Remote monitoring for TfL buses

Exhaust treatment systems retrofitted to buses will be monitored as part of Greater London Authority’s plan to create an Ultra Low Emission Zone
Platforms and blockchain could see local economies scale

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Platforms and blockchain could see local economies scale

All kinds of economic innovation are underway in many towns and smaller cities that are often overlooked. So far this wave of citizen-centric regeneration is localised, but successful models are emerging and pioneers are exploring ways of harnessing technology to leverage and extend them.