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Big names invest in AI-based mass transit platform

Big names invest in AI-based mass transit platform

Alibaba joins Verizon Ventures and other investors in the Optibus platform that uses advanced algorithms to help cites better plan mass transportation operations

MIT flags privacy risks around mobility data

MIT flags privacy risks around mobility data

MIT researchers say mobility data is a “double-edged sword” – it could be possible for individuals to be identified.

London mayor urged to declare climate emergency

London mayor urged to declare climate emergency

The London Assembly wants the government to give the mayor more powers to ensure the UK capital is carbon neutral by 2030

US mayors launch smart cities institute

US mayors launch smart cities institute

The aim of the US Conference of Mayors is to provide participating mayors with a clear path forward for a major smart initiative and framework

Research: As smart cities reach an inflection point, where next?

Research: As smart cities reach an inflection point, where next?

Smart Cities World and Interact by Signify are conducting a global survey to find out what is shaping the key decisions in smart city projects. Can you help us?

Sidewalk Labs unveils site plan for Toronto’s Quayside development

Sidewalk Labs unveils site plan for Toronto’s Quayside development

Sidewalk Labs says it aims to set a “new standard for urban living” but the project has not been without controversy.