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UK council rolls out public wi-fi to aid Covid recovery plan
05 Mar 2021
Durham County Council is working with North to help support local businesses by capturing smart footfall data to shape planning around visitor requirements and safe physical distancing.
Ignite Cities supports vulnerable families with Covid-19 wi-fi programme
11 Sep 2020
The project, which has launched in Chicago, Columbia, Miami and New Orleans, provides wi-fi access locations and relief for families struggling through the pandemic.
Whitepaper explores Covid-19's impact on the future of connectivity
27 Apr 2020
An 80 per cent surge in wi-fi upload traffic during the Covid-19 pandemic is re-affirming the need for wi-fi 6/6E and wi-fi mesh adoption, states ABI Research.
Next-gen e-bike features smart voice navigation
22 Apr 2020
Hellobike says that the navigation system on its Yunqi electric bike helps citizens focus on the road as well as maintain social distancing.
San Francisco installs Wi-Fi ‘SuperSpots’ for distance learning during Covid-19 lockdown
08 Apr 2020
The 25 SuperSpot devices will be located in areas where there are a lot of students lacking internet connectivity.
Smart home devices to lead in third wave of the wireless home
08 Aug 2019
Devices such as smart thermostats, video cameras and smart appliances will overtake the smart TV and account for more than 60 per cent of wi-fi devices in use.
UK cities use digital street units to measure air quality
16 Jul 2019
Bradford and Birmingham are working with BT and scientists to use sensors integrated within InLink digital hubs to monitor air pollution in real-time.
Signify smart pole aims to "turbocharge" smart cities
19 Jun 2019
The new BrightSites pole provides an all-in-one solution to accommodate a wide variety of IoT applications and always-on connectivity as well as LED lighting.
St Petersburg realises its vision of a connected community
13 Jun 2019
The city in Florida is using a small business sponsorship model to roll-out free public wi-fi, which it hopes will bridge the digital divide.
Singapore crowned fibre city champion
18 Apr 2019
The smart nation tops the inaugural FTTH Council Asia-Pacific ranking of cities with the most advanced fibre-to-the-home coverage.
JCDecaux street furniture to boost France's connectivity
31 Jan 2019
The outdoor advertising company is supporting telecoms operators to roll out small cells in 10 French cities this year
Smart solution helps build connectivity in retail environments
18 Dec 2018
Veea’s Smart Store hub aims to replace existing wi-fi access points and other on-premise connectivity solutions through a single convergence device
Kiosks deliver free super fast wi-fi to Philadelphia
10 Dec 2018
As well as secure connectivity, LinkPHL offer citizens free mobile device charging, phone calls, access to emergency services and maps and directions
Joint venture brings wi-fi to 27 Indian cities
26 Oct 2018
The project aligns with the country’s smart city initiatives and aims to bring positive change to hundreds of millions of people who are unable to obtain access to the high-speed internet
Semtech and Alibaba expand IoT in China
07 Oct 2018
Alibaba Cloud introduced what it claims is the industry’s first LoRa-based Airship Balloon which connects sensors from 20m underground and 40,000m above ground
Kerlink supports advanced IoT project in Scotland
24 Sep 2018
Company chosen as turnkey global solution provider for the country’s Internet of Things network
Moscow to launch pilot 5G zone
29 Aug 2018
After showcasing its connectivity to the world via FIFA World Cup 2018, the Russian capital continues to build its network infrastructure
Siemens unveils connected vehicle app
02 Aug 2018
Vehicle-to-infrastructure-enabling roadside unit adds wi-fi travel time capability through new cloud-based Travel Sense application
Partnership builds out Bradford infrastructure
20 Jun 2018
The companies aim to deliver a city-wide network that can provide enough capacity for services today and in the future
NYC issues call for wireless expansion
15 Jun 2018
New York is inviting firms to become franchisees of the city, granting them the right to install technology on city-owned light and utility poles
Data centre further fuels Hull's smart city plans
24 Apr 2018
A £5 million centre in the northern England city aims to create new opportunities for local business and technology firms
City councils see the light
19 Apr 2018
El Monte and Carson in LA county are driving ahead with wireless LED systems as part of the Smart & Safe Parks initiative
UK city realises its smart vision
17 Apr 2018
The City of Lincoln Council has chosen Siklu’s high-capacity wireless links for its smart city surveillance network
Newark links up
09 Apr 2018
The US city is partnering with Intersection to launch LinkNWK, a communications network of kiosks that will provide residents and visitors with free gigabit wi-fi and other services
07 May 2021
Cities look to climate-friendly greenbacks to fund smart projects
With technology set to play a key part in the global recovery from the pandemic, we explore evolving funding methods that are helping cash-strapped cities get smart.
The road ahead for machine learning
Rebuilding green: Analysing the Biden infrastructure plan
Advancing adoption of digital twin technology
OnDemand Webinar: Kyoto: the Japanese start-up community powering the future of smart cities
eBook: Smart City Solutions for a Riskier World
Watch: Cloudera and IBM Storage discuss how cities can unlock the true value of their data
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