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New York launches urban innovation community

New York launches urban innovation community

The Grid is a network for the city’s urban tech community, consisting of 70 organisations from different industries to share ideas and build partnerships

New York ranked world's premier tech city

New York ranked world's premier tech city

The city earned first place in the Savills Tech Cities research programme based on a range of factors from its talent pool to transport links

Report highlights cities’ public engagement gap

Report highlights cities’ public engagement gap

The research canvassed the views of over 10,000 people across 10 global cities on how they feel about their city’s infrastructure.

Ask Alexa to help you park

Ask Alexa to help you park

Austrian start-up Parkbob is helping drivers in major US cities such as New York and San Francisco use the Amazon virtual assistant to park more easily

11% of global parking spaces now ‘smart’

11% of global parking spaces now ‘smart’

Smart parking solutions make parking spaces easier to find but the real value is in the data, analysts say.

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