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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

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

Groupe PSA and Huawei unveil connected vehicle

Groupe PSA and Huawei unveil connected vehicle

Connected vehicle modular platform connects the DS 7 Crossback to the Internet of Things and can give users access to smart city, smart home and other services

Newcastle begins IoT network deployment

Newcastle begins IoT network deployment

The Australian city’s council wants to enable a range of smart city applications focusing on areas such as parking, waste, transport and recreation

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

Data centre further fuels Hull's smart city plans

Data centre further fuels Hull's smart city plans

A £5 million centre in the northern England city aims to create new opportunities for local business and technology firms
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.