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IDC names "best and brightest" North American smart city projects

IDC names "best and brightest" North American smart city projects

The winning projects include an Alexa-assisted citizen contact centre and data-driven systems to reduce flooding and address road accident hotspots.

Seattle launches dashboard to track city progress

Seattle launches dashboard to track city progress

Performance Seattle provides data visualisations to help citizens track progress across seven priority areas.

Specialised sensors deployed to help save lives of first responders in Vancouver

Specialised sensors deployed to help save lives of first responders in Vancouver

IoT tracking safeguards firefighters from in-building dangers and exposure to hazardous chemicals

Next-gen emergency services technology aims to make smart cities safer

Next-gen emergency services technology aims to make smart cities safer

Cisco and Carbyne are helping government agencies share data from sensors and IoT devices to provide a crucial source of information for emergency responders.

Partnership aims to address policing challenges

Partnership aims to address policing challenges

Huawei and Capita have announced a global partnership to integrate public safety and smart city solutions