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London ranked most “digitally ready” city

London ranked most “digitally ready” city

The ranking is based on Siemens’ Atlas of Digitalisation app, which aims to inspire “new thinking on the global journey to City 4.0".

InLinkUK rolls out call-blocking algorithm to prevent kiosks being used for crime

InLinkUK rolls out call-blocking algorithm to prevent kiosks being used for crime

InLinkUK and BT have worked with the police and local councils on the new technology which aims to cut anti-social behaviour such as drug dealing. Smart crime prevention or surveillance?

O2's 5G network to support CAV testing in the UK

O2's 5G network to support CAV testing in the UK

The connectivity will be available from June, ahead of the first phase of the mobile network operator’s 5G roll-out in some of the major UK cities later this year.

London introduces world's first 24-hour ultra low emission zone

London introduces world's first 24-hour ultra low emission zone

Londoners will breathe cleaner air with NOx road transport emissions estimated to fall by 45 per cent in the zone.

Rockefeller Foundation winds down funding for 100 Resilient Cities

Rockefeller Foundation winds down funding for 100 Resilient Cities

The Rockefeller Foundation is to end funding for the 100 Resilient Cities programme, the largest privately funded climate adaptation initiative in the US.

London installs air quality monitors in hospitals

London installs air quality monitors in hospitals

The monitors will provide real-time air quality measurements that will allow health professionals to take appropriate action to protect patients and employees.