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Open & Agile Smart Cities partners with AWS to help cities share open data
19 Apr 2021
The cloud platform provider becomes the latest company to join the network’s Enterprise Partnership Programme to implement its interoperability mechanisms.
Mayor calls on London’s innovators to support city's recovery from Covid-19
24 Feb 2021
Sadiq Khan is inviting applications to a £1m Resilience Fund and also wants to harness the capital’s design talent to make a vital contribution to its recovery from Covid-19 in a separate initiative.
End-to-end drone solution available for AEC industry
21 Oct 2020
Esri UK is partnering with drone specialist Heliguy to offer customers drone hardware, pilot training and flying services along with its existing flight planning, data capture, data processing and GIS software services.
Customer engagement firm joins smart city ecosystem
13 Oct 2020
CSG has joined the joined the global technology and innovation accelerator, the Innovation Corridor, to support the development and proliferation of smart cities.
Sustainable energy champions awarded
10 Jul 2020
Community-owned solar microgrids in Yemen, electric cargo bikes and an action plan to tackle extreme temperatures in India are among the winners of the 2020 Ashden Awards.
UK council smart lighting pilot monitors air quality and footfall
04 Mar 2020
South Kesteven District Council hopes to realise energy-savings of at least 60 per cent and the pilot could be expanded across the streetlighting network.
US DHS kicks off workstream for sensor tech to combat wildfires
17 Feb 2020
Four companies have been selected to develop and hopefully commercialise their technology to tackle this growing challenge.
HERE and Verizon partner for 5G-enabled safety and navigation
08 Jan 2020
The partners say the combination of their capabilities paves the way for a more “precise” future.
Reading ranked as the best place to start and grow a business in the UK
06 Jan 2020
High rate of start-ups and businesses, including 11,000 digital and tech firms, and its population diversity are among the factors boosting the Berkshire town’s entrepreneurial credentials.
Seoul bolsters its smart city infrastructure with IoT network
20 Dec 2019
The Metropolitan Government is planning to deploy a city-wide Internet of Things network as part of its plan to create one of the world’s first hyper-connected cities by 2022.
Park power: Heat pumps under green spaces could warm 5 million UK homes
06 Dec 2019
A new report explores the benefits of installing heat pumps under green spaces.
Smart cities will succeed through systematic planning and a focus on economic vitality
25 Nov 2019
Platform models can help cities move from being ‘fractionally smart’ to overall intelligent. Learn from the progress of cities such as Amsterdam, Duisburg and Cagliari.
Singapore launches AI strategy
25 Nov 2019
Singapore’s approach is based around playing to its unique strengths and focusing on good governance.
Huawei seals smart city deal with Barcelona
21 Nov 2019
They will collaborate on projects relating to 5G, smart city applications and digital transformation.
Philadelphia to dissolve Office of Open Data and Digital Transformation
05 Nov 2019
The City said the reorganisation will help it scale its work in human-centred design, open-source development and agile.
Outdoor surveillance cameras to be biggest IoT 5G sector until 2023
24 Oct 2019
Gartner predicts that 5G IoT installed endpoints for outdoor surveillance cameras will reach 11.2 million units in 2022, but will be surpassed by connected cars in 2023.
Multi-channel citizen engagement and XaaS: Gartner pinpoints next govtech trends
14 Oct 2019
The analyst house urges government CIOs to include these trends in their strategic planning over the next 12 to 18 months.
Orange advances enterprise IoT with LTE-M
04 Oct 2017
The company has launched a number of field trials, including the opening of a LTE IoT City in Antwerp for customer pilots
Foundation announces smart buildings group
05 Sep 2017
The Internet of Things Security Foundation’s working group extends cyber security best practice guidance to enterprise domain
IBM launches blockchain accelerator
19 May 2017
Enterprise accelerator provides developers and network founders support for blockchain network development
11 Dec 2019
Why Mastercard is 'playing a long game' in smart cities
A year after it launched, Sarah Wray gets the lowdown from Sapan Shah on the progress of Mastercard’s City Possible initiative.
Why smart and healthy buildings will get us back to work and play – faster and happier
Digital transformation can improve your City Resilience Index
5 ways to get more from your existing water and wastewater assets now
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