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Multi-modal bundle available in DC

Multi-modal bundle available in DC

Via and Mobike are offering what they claim is the industry’s first combined ride-share and bike-share service for the city

Air pollution the leading environmental cause of death, report finds

Air pollution the leading environmental cause of death, report finds

Over 7 billion people breathe unsafe air and one in three globally face a ‘double burden’ through being exposed to household burning and outdoor air pollution, a major new study concludes.

Fostering Canadian smart cities

Fostering Canadian smart cities

Nokia and Smart City Capital are teaming to offer funding packages and an ecosystem of partners to accelerate adoption

Sygic wheels out smart city platform

Sygic wheels out smart city platform

Navigation app company aims to take map and navigation services to the next level, bringing cities an intelligent traffic control system for integrating transport services

Japan trials LTE for connected cars

Japan trials LTE for connected cars

Proof-of-concept trials by Nokia and KDDI evaluate role of cellular technology in enabling safe, cost-efficient, low-latency car connectivity

Dublin councils seek smart solutions

Dublin councils seek smart solutions

Smart Dublin and Enterprise Ireland are offering €900k funding for smart, low-cost solutions in areas such as mobility and connectivity
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.