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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.

Platform aims to bring the high street online and increase footfall

Platform aims to bring the high street online and increase footfall

OFFiGO uses the collective power of high street shops to increase their online visibility and claims to have outperformed major online advertising channels such as Google and Facebook

Dubai and IBM launch blockchain platform

Dubai and IBM launch blockchain platform

Smart Dubai and the tech giant have collaborated on a government-endorsed platform-as-a-service blockchain in the Middle East

Large enterprises accelerating with blockchain projects

Large enterprises accelerating with blockchain projects

Study shows significant interest in opportunities across diverse fields including logistics, authentication and smart contracts

IoT connections to grow 140 per cent

IoT connections to grow 140 per cent

Juniper Research predicts that the total number of Internet of Things sensors and devices will exceed 50 billion by 2022

Smart city test-beds named

Smart city test-beds named

The National Science Foundation will deploy its first two advanced wireless research platforms in New York City and Salt Lake City