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The smartest cities in America

The smartest cities in America

IDC Government Insights has announced the winners of its inaugural awards, following a public vote

Smart city market ‘moving towards maturity’

Smart city market ‘moving towards maturity’

Smart city projects around the world are gaining in ambition and scale, according to new analysis from Navigant Research.

Dreaming of the future cities

Dreaming of the future cities

A new documentary series has asked visionaries from around the world to fast forward to 2050 and present their view of what cities will look like

Pilot asset-tracking for Port of Barcelona

Pilot asset-tracking for Port of Barcelona

Kerlink and DataLong16 are deploying an Internet of Things network at the port to help authorities track and dispatch maintenance personnel

Moovit lands $50m in funding round

Moovit lands $50m in funding round

Company will use the funds to continue its mission to be part of every urban mobility trip

Waste-to-chemistry in Port of Rotterdam

Waste-to-chemistry in Port of Rotterdam

In what is believed to be a first-of-a-kind project in Europe, a consortium of companies aims to provide a sustainable alternative for non-recyclable wastes
Platforms and blockchain could see local economies scale

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Platforms and blockchain could see local economies scale

All kinds of economic innovation are underway in many towns and smaller cities that are often overlooked. So far this wave of citizen-centric regeneration is localised, but successful models are emerging and pioneers are exploring ways of harnessing technology to leverage and extend them.