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Autonomous shuttle tees up at Welsh golf tournament
21 Aug 2020
In what claims to be a world-first for the transport of sports people at an event, Aurrigo’s vehicle will be used to take golfers and their caddies from the club house to the first tee.
AI-based lifeguard system aims to bring smart city tech to the beach
04 Aug 2020
The core system is based on deep-learning computer-vision technology and transmits real-time information to monitors in the lifeguard tower, sounding an alarm when swimmers are in danger.
Companies join forces to develop autonomous trams in China
22 Apr 2020
Fitsco and Cognitive Pilot have signed a contract to develop an artificial intelligence-based computer vision system, which aims to increase the safety and efficiency of public transport.
Camera-based road-mapping project extends to Michigan
12 Mar 2020
Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development and road intelligence company Carmera have produced comprehensive, accurate mapping data for roadway features in central Detroit and Ann Arbor.
WEF launches framework for "trustworthy use" of facial recognition technology
03 Mar 2020
The framework aims to operationalise use cases and is designed to be deployed and tested as a tool to mitigate risks from potential unethical practices of the technology.
University of artificial intelligence announced for Abu Dhabi
17 Oct 2019
The university plans to introduce a new model of academia and research to the field of AI in the key areas of machine learning, computer vision and natural language processing.
Mapillary launches street-level image and map data marketplace
22 May 2019
Mapmakers and others can post requests on the marketplace, which aims to respond to the increased pressure for up-to-date map data.
Mapillary reaches milestone with US DOTs
13 Apr 2019
Utah, Florida, Arizona, Connecticut and Vermont have all uploaded complete photologs of their road networks on to the street-level imagery platform.
Mapillary makes map data collection easier and faster
13 Feb 2019
The platform provides a web and mobile app that allows anyone to task a person in their organisation with gathering imagery and map data for improving their maps
Russia to launch first autonomous tram in Moscow
13 Feb 2019
The joint venture between PC Transport Systems and Cognitive Technologies will see a fully autonomous tram developed for home and overseas markets by 2021-2022
Chinese tech company launches smart 'Panda' bus
04 Sep 2018
Artificial intelligence specialist, DeepBlue Technology, has designed an autonomous bus, inspired by one of the country’s iconic symbols
Refuse disposal at your service
07 Mar 2018
Artificial intelligence enhanced robotic system allows for a continuous cycle of mobile robotic devices to work
Taiwan unveils its best in smart
28 Dec 2017
The country’s trade promotion organisation, TAITRA, claims “breakthrough” smart devices at CES2018 in Las Vegas
Street crossing of the future
10 Oct 2017
The smart crossing prototype demonstrated in London was designed for insurer Direct Line and claims to be a world-first
OurCrowd establishes tech incubator in Israel
09 Jun 2017
Global strategic partnership includes participation by Yissum, the commercialisation arm of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Realising the true value of data
In an extract from our Sydney City Profile, we explore how the city’s Smart City Strategy Framework aims to help transform raw data into actionable knowledge.
11 Jan 2021
Think tank: what is infrastructure for?
04 Jan 2021
Covid-19 is ushering a new era in government services
14 Dec 2020
Rethinking the urban jungle through biophilic building design
16 Dec 2020
SmartCitiesWorld City Profile – Sydney
19 Nov 2020
Insight Report: Smart waste, an opportunity cities should not trash
27 Oct 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: The rise of autonomous mobility and its role in the new normal era
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