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More cities declare climate emergencies: Will it spur real change?

More cities declare climate emergencies: Will it spur real change?

Experts praise cities for highlighting the scale of the climate crisis but urge them to follow up with concrete actions.

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London Mayor warns of climate change ‘delayers’ threat

London Mayor warns of climate change ‘delayers’ threat

Sadiq Khan warns that climate change delayers, not deniers, are today’s biggest obstacle to meaningfully reducing carbon emissions.

Florida city pays almost $500,000 in ransom, following IT hack

Florida city pays almost $500,000 in ransom, following IT hack

Lake City is the second city in weeks to pay out following a ransomware attack.

Webinar: How to make MaaS a reality

Webinar: How to make MaaS a reality

Traffic jams and congestion are major challenges faced by many cities. How can MaaS solve these issue whilst reducing noise and pollution.

Miami launches a model for urban resilience

Miami launches a model for urban resilience

Miami-Dade County, City of Miami and City of Miami Beach have launched the Resilient305 Strategy to help prepare for and protect the region from future shocks and stresses.

Legible Cities: The humanistic smart city model

Legible Cities: The humanistic smart city model

Eli Kuslansky explores the concept and benefits of ’Legible Cities’ as well as a route to achieving them. 

How a civic app has helped Athens to become more citizen-centric

How a civic app has helped Athens to become more citizen-centric

Within five months of introducing the Novoville platform, the Greek capital has resolved more than 22,000 citizen requests and increased efficiency by a quarter.

Atlanta to host first US edition of Smart City Expo

Atlanta to host first US edition of Smart City Expo

The event organisers hope to “redefine what it means to be a smart city”.