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Smart cities spending to reach $189 billion in 2023

Smart cities spending to reach $189 billion in 2023

The latest IDC smart cities spending guide highlights priority areas as resilient energy and infrastructure projects followed by data-driven public safety and intelligent transportation.

Sprint rolls out 5G in four US cities

Sprint rolls out 5G in four US cities

Over the coming weeks the service will extend to more than 2,000 square miles and 11 million people, giving Sprint the largest initial 5G coverage footprint in the US.

Smart city start-ups transform Brooklyn into a living lab

Smart city start-ups transform Brooklyn into a living lab

Technology developed by three start-ups in the Circular City programme have provided new insight and solutions to address congestion and safety issues in the booming neighbourhood

NYC adopts blockchain-based smart city standard

NYC adopts blockchain-based smart city standard

Using the MXProtocol and insights from the Citiesense platform will significantly increase data reach and efficiency across the city

NYC opens up more datasets

NYC opens up more datasets

Dozens of agencies have released datasets to the portal, bringing increased transparency to all aspects of the city’s operations

NYCx civic toolkit shoots for the moon

NYCx civic toolkit shoots for the moon

Resource is aimed at city agencies, community organisations, industry and academia to build and launch ‘moonshot challenges’