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Utilities use smart cities to drive new revenue

Utilities use smart cities to drive new revenue

Annual utility revenue opportunities in smart cities is expected to exceed $100bn by 2027 with areas such as EV charging and smart street lighting offering new streams

Copenhagen and Bern named most liveable cities

Copenhagen and Bern named most liveable cities

Global mobility expert ECA International evaluated cities on a range of factors such as infrastructure, air quality and personal safety for its annual liveability rankings

Norway's first private city adopts City Coin

Norway's first private city adopts City Coin

Liberstad claims to be the first smart city to officially adopt a cryptocurrency as its sole medium of exchange for the payment of city services and workers’ wages

Philadelphia releases smart city roadmap

Philadelphia releases smart city roadmap

The city’s office of innovation and technology is leading the project and is supported by other departments as well as community-based organisations

Liberty report examines police's use of algorithms to predict crime

Liberty report examines police's use of algorithms to predict crime

It reveals that at least 14 UK police forces have used or intend to use discriminatory computer programs to predict where crime will be committed and by whom

Which cities are top for wellbeing?

Which cities are top for wellbeing?

Sixteen cities from six continents have been announced as finalists for the 2019 Wellbeing City Award, which recognises city-led action on urban dwelling