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NB-IoT pilot could transform water leak detection

NB-IoT pilot could transform water leak detection

Vodafone and South East Water are working on a year-long trial in the UK county of Kent in which acoustic loggers will “listen” for escaping water in the network.

North America's smartest projects revealed

North America's smartest projects revealed

An earthquake alert app, kerb-to-gate biometric airport terminal and a flood mitigation programme are among the category winners of IDC’s smart city awards.

Voting opens for America's smartest municipalities

Voting opens for America's smartest municipalities

IDC Government Insights has named the 35 cities, states, counties and universities to make the finals of its second annual Smart Cities North America Awards.

Fredericton targets smart city applications

Fredericton targets smart city applications

The capital city of New Brunswick in Canada is working with Eleven-x to investigate a range of intelligent solutions in areas such as smart parking, smart water metering and flood detection

Costa Rica modernises its grid

Costa Rica modernises its grid

Four of the country’s electricity cooperatives are working with Itron to improve operations as well as pave the way for future smart applications such as electric vehicle charging and smart water metering

Abu Dhabi completes smart city project

Abu Dhabi completes smart city project

City-wide project is designed to digitally transform the environmental, social, and financial aspects of urban life