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US mayors’ pressing city issues

US mayors’ pressing city issues

Survey reveals that US mayors increasingly feel on the hook for addressing major policy and funding issues

ETSI specification sets smart standard

ETSI specification sets smart standard

Smart cities will be the first ones to benefit from the cross-cutting context information management specification

Citizen engagement is key to smart city success

Citizen engagement is key to smart city success

Machine learning and chatbots are being used to engage citizens or assets with their environment

HPE aims to enhance safety for Indian citizens via smart cities

HPE aims to enhance safety for Indian citizens via smart cities

HPE announces new deployments in India at Mobile World Congress that will enhance safety, security and provide better public services

Dublin Docklands models smart districts

Dublin Docklands models smart districts

With CTOs from 23 cities from around the world, the recent smart city accelerator event witnessed the Declaration of Dublin Principles for Smart Districts

Moscow’s municipal vehicles are now online

Moscow’s municipal vehicles are now online

City government can monitor and control activities of municipal vehicles in the city in real-time
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.