News

Use of VR and AR to grow across the smart cities sector through 5G

Use of VR and AR to grow across the smart cities sector through 5G

Frost & Sullivan’s analysis predicts that virtual and augmented reality technologies will be empowered through 5G for public sector applications such as disaster preparedness and personnel training.

Moovit uses augmented reality for better public transit navigation

Moovit uses augmented reality for better public transit navigation

Based on user feedback, Moovit is using AR to display digital directions on top of real-world images to help point the way for users to get to their destination. 

UK project tests the 5G water with augmented reality maintenance and mapping

UK project tests the 5G water with augmented reality maintenance and mapping

The trial has been hailed as the first of its kind for a water company.

Smart technologies trigger virtuous circle of economic growth in cities

Smart technologies trigger virtuous circle of economic growth in cities

By using these technologies to transform and interconnect their urban ecosystem, government leaders aim to deliver a myriad of benefits to their stakeholders.

Austria opens intelligence lab for cities

Austria opens intelligence lab for cities

The City Intelligence Lab at the Austrian Institute of Technology aims to become an international model for the urban planning processes of the future.

Special Olympics World Games benefit from smart city tech

Special Olympics World Games benefit from smart city tech

A suite of geographic information systems tools will help people navigate their way to venues and facilities at the games taking place in Abu Dhabi