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Norway's first private city adopts City Coin

Norway's first private city adopts City Coin

Liberstad claims to be the first smart city to officially adopt a cryptocurrency as its sole medium of exchange for the payment of city services and workers’ wages

City of Markham launches smart city accelerator

City of Markham launches smart city accelerator

The Canadian city is joining forces with the country’s largest communications company and will deploy its smart city platform to improve municipal operations and services

Philadelphia releases smart city roadmap

Philadelphia releases smart city roadmap

The city’s office of innovation and technology is leading the project and is supported by other departments as well as community-based organisations

Smart city standard for South Korea

Smart city standard for South Korea

The blockchain-based MXProtocol will be used for environmental monitoring, power management and disaster detection hardware

SSE and Tigerspike collaborate on smart city platform

SSE and Tigerspike collaborate on smart city platform

SSE Enterprise will also work closely with some of its local authority partners to develop the solution which will use Amazon Web Services

Helsinki chooses scalable 5G base station design

Helsinki chooses scalable 5G base station design

The Finnish capital used a design competition to find a model of 5G base station that would blend seamlessly into all city environments