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Study highlights top tech for communicating with citizens

Study highlights top tech for communicating with citizens

Study focused on contact centres in 20 cities across the globe including Hong Kong, San Francisco, Toronto, Barcelona, London, New York and Moscow

CTOs outline the make-up of a modern government agency

CTOs outline the make-up of a modern government agency

Granicus gathered state and local IT executives to discuss the key to creating modern – and secure – digital government agencies

Smart city start-ups invited to design the urban future

Smart city start-ups invited to design the urban future

New York’s smart city, clean energy and smart grid hub at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering has launched its annual competition

The ‘pink tax’: Women spend more on NYC transit for safety reasons

The ‘pink tax’: Women spend more on NYC transit for safety reasons

We’ve heard about the pink tax (gender-based price discrimination) on tampons, razors and deodorant. It could be having an effect on transportation too.

NYC, Amsterdam and Barcelona launch Cities Coalition for Digital Rights

NYC, Amsterdam and Barcelona launch Cities Coalition for Digital Rights

The new Cities Coalition for Digital Rights marks the first time that cities have come together to protect digital rights on a global level.

42 cities agree on principles for responsible platforms

42 cities agree on principles for responsible platforms

At Smart City Expo World Congress this week, 42 global cities agreed to 10 principles to help them capitalise on the platform economy, while avoiding risks.