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Chicago involves citizens in future bike-share plans
23 Jul 2019
The city is growing its fleet and using a community tour on the South Side to engage residents with the bike-share team and inform the next phase of its expansion.
Bolt launches e-scooters in Washington DC
21 Jul 2019
The mobility company aims to work with cities on a local level to solve traffic and parking congestion with safe, sustainable transport options.
Smart cities: Software is eating the world
12 Jun 2019
Technology will shape and change the face of cities dramatically. Oliver Gassmann, Co-author of Smart Cities: Introducing Digital Innovation to Cities, explores what those changes might look like.
Sprint rolls out 5G in four US cities
31 May 2019
Over the coming weeks the service will extend to more than 2,000 square miles and 11 million people, giving Sprint the largest initial 5G coverage footprint in the US.
Portland pilots Sidewalk Labs’ mobile location data software
30 May 2019
The tool uses location data to model how people travel in cities.
C40 announces first 15 "beacons of sustainable design"
29 May 2019
Projects from Chicago, Madrid, Milan, Oslo, Paris and Reykjavik have been chosen in the first round of the organisation’s Reinventing Cities competition.
Chicago launches first smart medical district
26 Feb 2019
Illinois Medical District and Ignite Cities are building a digital infrastructure and service for the health innovation destination
Sprint set to launch 5G in nine US cities
25 Feb 2019
The communications services company has announced that standards-based 5G is on-air with a commercial service expected to be available in the first four cities in May
What makes these the 27 smartest cities?
21 Feb 2019
London, Singapore and Barcelona lead a ranking which finds that smart city development is closely linked to a city’s “global outreach and engagement”
Which cities are top for wellbeing?
05 Feb 2019
Sixteen cities from six continents have been announced as finalists for the 2019 Wellbeing City Award, which recognises city-led action on urban dwelling
Podcast: Take off your tech goggles, with Ben Green, author of The Smart Enough City
Green offers insights into why technology is not an end in itself and how cities can be “smart enough,” using technology to promote democracy and equity.
19 Aug 2019
Beyond connectivity: The roles telcos can play in smart cities
12 Aug 2019
The telco's critical role in smart cities
08 Aug 2019
AI, cities and climate change
15 Jul 2019
OnDemand WEBINAR: How to make MaaS a reality
03 Apr 2019
Smart cities - Beyond the hype
25 Mar 2019
Connected Kiosk: The information hubs of smart and connected cities
10 Sep 2019
11 Sep 2019
Smart City Expo Atlanta
12 Sep 2019
Roundtable: Atlanta case study
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