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Smart city market set to grow by $2118bn by 2024

Smart city market set to grow by $2118bn by 2024

A report from Technavio said the decreasing price of connected devices is expected to fuel the market and highlights the smart governance and education segments as key areas for growth.

Planet Smart City to develop smart affordable housing in Pune

Planet Smart City to develop smart affordable housing in Pune

It will create 1,000 smart apartments across a 21,000 sqm area in the Life Republic township in partnership with real estate group, Kolte Patil Developers.

Pandemic to reshape city resilience and technological investment, says report

Pandemic to reshape city resilience and technological investment, says report

This is one of the messages in ABI Research’s whitepaper which looks at the current and future ramifications of COVID-19 across technologies and verticals, including smart cities.

Innovation fund set up to build a smarter world

Innovation fund set up to build a smarter world

Seed stage venture capital fund and accelerator, Motus, wants to to advance society and standards of living through AI, robotics and the IoT and is targeting a total size of $30m for the fund.

UK drive to keep smart homes safe

UK drive to keep smart homes safe

The Government has collaborated with manufacturers, retailers and the National Cyber Security Centre on plans to ensure security is embedded in the design process of smart devices

Smart energy first for cities and homes launched

Smart energy first for cities and homes launched

Connectivity solution specialist, NXP, has announced the first dual-band solution for smart homes and cities at European Utility Week in Amsterdam