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Virgin Hyperloop picks West Virginia for futuristic transport test centre
13 Oct 2020
The ambition is for the centre to pave the way for the certification of hyperloop systems in the US and around the world – the first step towards realisation of commercial projects.
Which US states are on the Covid-19 Watch List?
17 Aug 2020
Urban Footprint has combined datasets to help governments and frontline organisations better understand where spikes may happen next and plan ahead to deliver relief and essential resources.
Microsoft creates digital twin of regional HQ
16 Mar 2020
The initiative brings together artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things and productivity tools to improve building efficiency as well as help employee productivity.
Road usage charge pilot offers roadmap for transportation funding in the US
15 Jan 2020
To compensate for diminishing funds, a growing number of American states have looked to alternative revenue systems based on vehicle miles travelled.
Which US states rank as innovation champions?
09 Jan 2020
The Consumer Technology Association ranks the states on how supportive their policies are and the latest list shows innovation is not confined to the coastal tech hubs.
30 cities say their greenhouse gas emissions have peaked
08 Oct 2019
Austin, Athens, Lisbon and Venice are the latest major cities to have ‘peaked’ their greenhouse gas emissions, meaning they won’t rise any further and are now falling.
Tokyo holds position as safest city in the world
02 Sep 2019
The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Safe Cities Index 2019 ranks 60 cities across 57 indicators covering digital, health, infrastructure and personal security.
Smart energy: Faraday Grid launches in the US
29 Mar 2019
Faraday Grid is launching in the United States, saying it offers “the ultimate smart grid”.
Spokane smartens waste recycling operations
07 Dec 2018
The city in Washington state has chosen Rubicon Global to provide smart city solutions that will increase efficiency and deliver an improved service for citizens
Shared e-bikes hit the streets of DC
22 Sep 2017
Social Bicycles is launching its JUMP electric dockless bike-share system in Washington, which claims to be more efficient than using a car or public transport
Creating meaningful smart city projects
30 Aug 2017
Smart city living lab, Urbanova, is turning to analytics and advisory company, Gallup, to find out what really matters to citizens
Urbanova smart streetlights pilot hits milestone
07 Aug 2017
Urbanova is defining how to develop and design a living laboratory and harness data to empower people and solve urban challenges in new ways
Which states are data-ready?
01 Aug 2017
Study highlights which states are best positioned to excel in the data-driven economy while addressing myriad social challenges
US mayors play key part in Infrastructure Week
15 May 2017
New report seeks to demonstrate why federal dollars should be directed to cities
Monroe city opts for Sensus smart water system
08 Feb 2017
The US municipality predicts significant cost-savings and improved customer service
25 Feb 2021
How consumer tech is making Stockholm run more smoothly
Smartphones are proving to be an unusual but effective tool in improving the quality of roads in Sweden.
Think tank: Sex(ism) and the city
Financing city digitisation in a post-pandemic world
How can public services break silos to get smarter?
White Paper: Edge computing and AI - the foundations of the best in class smart city
Insight Report: Distributed Acoustic Sensors and the Smart Cities of the Future
Research Report: How smart is your office?
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