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South Carolina launches data heavy system to reduce road traffic accidents
18 Dec 2020
The Department of Transportation will use the solution to analyse crash rates, roadway characteristics and other data from 79,000 miles of road across the state.
Smart census solution upgraded for pandemic era
16 Sep 2020
Hexagon’s Smart Census 2020 tool allows households to complete census questionnaires online or over the telephone, reducing the need for in-person interviews and field-based data collection.
Analysis reveals majority of UK pavements are too narrow for social distancing
05 Jun 2020
To help public sector and other organisations respond to government guidelines, Esri UK has made new map data available for free as part of its Covid-19 response programme.
Mapping platform joins open source foundation
08 Apr 2020
The Urban Computing Foundation will host and govern Mapzen, which aims to develop a truly open platform for mapping, search, navigation, location and transit data.
New South Wales government launches digital twin
25 Feb 2020
The government has worked with the digital arm of Australia’s national science agency to create a virtual 4D model of the Western Sydney built and natural environment.
Digital twin software specialist launches digital cities initiatives
24 Oct 2019
Bentley Systems is applying digital twin technology to help achieve more efficient city and regional operations and more connected and resilient infrastructure.
what3words simplifies location-finding in Tokyo
21 Oct 2019
Users of the taxi-hailing app S.Ride can use the digital address technology to navigate to a specific address in the Japanese capital using just three words.
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.
Vancouver Police uses AI to prevent crime
28 Feb 2019
Through spatial analytics, police are able to predict where residential break-and-enters will occur and place police patrols accordingly
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
GeoSpock wins Liverpool transport challenge
25 Oct 2018
The company was awarded winning status after delivering a “crucial understanding” of local blockers and for providing a real-world solution
Blockchain mobility consortium grows
08 Aug 2018
People-powered location network, XYO, is joining the MOBI consortium of brands and businesses dedicated to bringing innovation to the transportation industry through blockchain
Esri and Waze team for smart city data
10 Jul 2018
Waze live alert data is being made available in the Esri ArcGIS Marketplace for free to members of the Waze Connected Citizens programme
Championing the use of geospatial data
09 Jul 2018
The Singapore Land Authority and the World Bank want to promote the use geospatial information and technology in sustainable urban development
OS unlocks MasterMap data to boost UK economy
19 Jun 2018
Release of OS MasterMap data is one of the first projects to be delivered by the new Geospatial Commission
Cyient and Kii team for smart cities
06 Jul 2017
Partnership presents new opportunities for both companies globally, within smart cities and other IoT segments
Australian utility trials satellite technology to detect water leaks
23 Aug 2016
Rezatec’s leakage detection service is being tested on a 200km2 area of the Sunshine Coast, combining rural and urban areas
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.
Financing city digitisation in a post-pandemic world
How can public services break silos to get smarter?
Think tank: City life on Mars? Creating human centred communities in space and beyond
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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