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Multi-modal bundle available in DC

Multi-modal bundle available in DC

Via and Mobike are offering what they claim is the industry’s first combined ride-share and bike-share service for the city

SeaBubbles takes to the sea

SeaBubbles takes to the sea

The 100 per cent electric and autonomous water-taxi has been demonstrated on Lake Geneva

Air pollution the leading environmental cause of death, report finds

Air pollution the leading environmental cause of death, report finds

Over 7 billion people breathe unsafe air and one in three globally face a ‘double burden’ through being exposed to household burning and outdoor air pollution, a major new study concludes.

Fostering Canadian smart cities

Fostering Canadian smart cities

Nokia and Smart City Capital are teaming to offer funding packages and an ecosystem of partners to accelerate adoption

Where are the UK's cashless capitals?

Where are the UK's cashless capitals?

New data reveals the UK cities leading in contactless payments with the top 10 expected to go cashless first

World’s first full-scale hyperloop prototype under construction

World’s first full-scale hyperloop prototype under construction

Hold tight: US firm Hyperloop Transportation Technologies has begun construction of the first hyperloop test system.
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.