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Carinthia switches on 5G in its flagship smart region

Carinthia switches on 5G in its flagship smart region

The Austrian state is also showcasing a range of smart applications including using virtual reality for tourism and a smart beehive that monitors the environment.

Which cities are the smartest for tourism?

Which cities are the smartest for tourism?

Ten European cities have been shortlisted for the 2020 European Capital of Smart Tourism contest with judging criteria including digitalisation and sustainability.

New York and San Francisco rank as most expensive cities for construction

New York and San Francisco rank as most expensive cities for construction

A comparison study reports that the cities face unique challenges and, overall, the construction sector and its clients must invest in areas such as digitalisation and resiliency.

London ranked most “digitally ready” city

London ranked most “digitally ready” city

The ranking is based on Siemens’ Atlas of Digitalisation app, which aims to inspire “new thinking on the global journey to City 4.0".

Ericsson sets out its vision for cellular IoT

Ericsson sets out its vision for cellular IoT

The company’s evolutionary concept describes how cellular IoT can move from more basic use cases such as smart metering to autonomous vehicles

‘Talent emergency’ looms for power sector

‘Talent emergency’ looms for power sector

Almost half of all power professionals are concerned about an impending skills shortage but for some it is already here, according to the Global Energy Talent Index