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Forum aims to accelerate open source tools for smarter cities

Forum aims to accelerate open source tools for smarter cities

The Urban Computing Foundation enables developers to collaborate on software to make improvements in areas such as mobility, energy and road infrastructure in connected cities.

Seattle appoints new members to help invent the future

Seattle appoints new members to help invent the future

Technology leaders from Facebook and Twitter are among the latest members to join the new Innovation Advisory Council to address the city’s most urgent challenges

Submarine cable to connect Southeast Asia

Submarine cable to connect Southeast Asia

Running from Japan to Singapore, the 10,500km high-performance cable is expected to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2020

Facebook connectivity lifts off

Facebook connectivity lifts off

Solar-powered drone aims to bring regional internet connectivity to billions of people in hard-to-reach places
Podcast: Take off your tech goggles, with Ben Green, author of The Smart Enough City

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Podcast: Take off your tech goggles, with Ben Green, author of The Smart Enough City

Green offers insights into why technology is not an end in itself and how cities can be “smart enough,” using technology to promote democracy and equity.

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