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Dubai explores the role of decentralised data in smart cities

Dubai explores the role of decentralised data in smart cities

A new report by Smart Dubai underlines the opportunities of technologies such as AI and IoT to transform city services and emphasises the importance of open networks.

Dubai completes first phase of digital identity integration programme

Dubai completes first phase of digital identity integration programme

The UAE PASS initiative aims to eventually allow citizens to access all UAE government services via smartphone with a single set of login details.

Dubai progresses on the road to happiness

Dubai progresses on the road to happiness

The results of Smart Dubai’s Happiness Index for 2018 reveals that citizens are 90 per cent happy with their interactions with public and private sector organisations

Dubai completes phase one of paperless strategy

Dubai completes phase one of paperless strategy

The six government organisations taking part in the first phase of the initiative have reduced their paper usage by 57 per cent

Dubai begins global search for blockchain start-ups

Dubai begins global search for blockchain start-ups

Smart Dubai has launched its third Global Blockchain Challenge as it continues its push to become the first blockchain-powered city by 2020

MIT flags privacy risks around mobility data

MIT flags privacy risks around mobility data

MIT researchers say mobility data is a “double-edged sword” – it could be possible for individuals to be identified.