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Is the IoT a trojan horse for smart cities?

Is the IoT a trojan horse for smart cities?

Last month, the City of Atlanta faced one of the most significant cyber-attacks mounted against a major city anywhere in the world to date. The threats to cities are only going to get worse as infrastructure becomes more connected. What action can cities take now?

‘Mini cities’: The rise of tall buildings

‘Mini cities’: The rise of tall buildings

As cities continue to grow, the way we construct and manage buildings has never been more critical to global economic and social development. Gert Rohrmann, Technical Manager, Solutions Team, Siemens Building Technologies UK, looks at the trends in tall buildings and the challenges these environments present.

Smart cities can change the world – if we radically rethink the approach

Smart cities can change the world – if we radically rethink the approach

Tom Goodwin has high hopes for how smart cities could improve our lives. To get there, though, he says we need to think differently, open up and look further ahead.



“Hello Sadiq, what’s the plan?” asks our man Rudy de Waele

“Hello Sadiq, what’s the plan?” asks our man Rudy de Waele

We haven’t seen a concrete mobility plan yet from the new London Mayor

The Future Workplace as a Creative Microcosmos, by Inma Martinez, chief product officer at Preadly

The Future Workplace as a Creative Microcosmos, by Inma Martinez, chief product officer at Preadly

The need for London to seamlessly function as a future megalopolis in 2020-2025 can no longer be addressed with 19th century practices nor 20th century mind-sets

Working together for a smart(er) London by Rudy De Waele, SCW ambassador

Working together for a smart(er) London by Rudy De Waele, SCW ambassador

There’s a new mayor in City Hall and our man Rudy de Waele wants to give him some smart city advice!

Smarter is not more attractive, says Tony Fish, co founder Fab Lab London

Smarter is not more attractive, says Tony Fish, co founder Fab Lab London

A warning: Are we in danger of becoming too smart?

The promise and perils of London as a smart city, by Dr Lawrence Ampofo

The promise and perils of London as a smart city, by Dr Lawrence Ampofo

London, a city of high expectations and great challenges
Las Vegas cleans up with machine learning

Special Reports

Las Vegas cleans up with machine learning

Trash littering city streets, parks and public places looms large in the minds of mayors and city leaders everywhere. Here’s how cities such as Las Vegas are using technology to solve the problem.

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RWM 2018

RWM 2018