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City councils see the light

City councils see the light

El Monte and Carson in LA county are driving ahead with wireless LED systems as part of the Smart & Safe Parks initiative

Hong Kong pilots smart street lighting

Hong Kong pilots smart street lighting

The Highways Department has chosen Telensa to deploy its intelligent lighting system in Yuen Long Town

UK city realises its smart vision

UK city realises its smart vision

The City of Lincoln Council has chosen Siklu’s high-capacity wireless links for its smart city surveillance network

Japan trials LTE for connected cars

Japan trials LTE for connected cars

Proof-of-concept trials by Nokia and KDDI evaluate role of cellular technology in enabling safe, cost-efficient, low-latency car connectivity

The smartest cities in America

The smartest cities in America

IDC Government Insights has announced the winners of its inaugural awards, following a public vote

Smart city market ‘moving towards maturity’

Smart city market ‘moving towards maturity’

Smart city projects around the world are gaining in ambition and scale, according to new analysis from Navigant Research.
Platforms and blockchain could see local economies scale

Special Reports

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.