Smart Cities News

AI helps boost usability of micro-mobility schemes

AI helps boost usability of micro-mobility schemes

Data captured by Stage Intelligence from cities operating schemes around the world shows artificial intelligence can increase operational efficiencies.

Fulfilling the promise of intelligent transportation services

Fulfilling the promise of intelligent transportation services

This was the theme of the 13th ITC European Congress, which brought together mayors, city officials and industry leaders to discuss the challenges ahead for smart mobility.

Is greater regulation required for bike-sharing?

Is greater regulation required for bike-sharing?

A report from IESE Business School examined the economic performance of bike-sharing initiatives across 13 cities in Europe as well as emerging potential challenges.

Mapillary launches street-level image and map data marketplace

Mapillary launches street-level image and map data marketplace

Mapmakers and others can post requests on the marketplace, which aims to respond to the increased pressure for up-to-date map data.

Guide aims to help cities integrate micro-mobility options

Guide aims to help cities integrate micro-mobility options

The National League of Cities provides city case studies, policy advice and an overview of the challenges and opportunities presented by the various mobility options.

A vision for digital mobility infrastructure

A vision for digital mobility infrastructure

Phil Williams, Director of Strategic Partnerships at open mobility platform Iomob, outlines a vision for digital mobility infrastructure which will be fundamental in the shift to shared, sustainable urban mobility systems.

Solar-powered charging hubs roll out in the Bay Area

Solar-powered charging hubs roll out in the Bay Area

ChargeWheel has secured investment to build a network of its energy trailers aimed at micro-mobility fleets and electric vehicles.

Major US cities partner for micro-mobility pilot

Major US cities partner for micro-mobility pilot

Charlotte, Detroit and Omaha are using the Passport mobility platform to better manage scooter deployments and their kerbsides.

UK Government publishes urban strategy for future mobility

UK Government publishes urban strategy for future mobility

As well as outlining its plans for urban mobility, the government has also launched a £90 million competition for cities to deliver Future of Mobility Zones.

Vulog and Segway team for micro-mobility service

Vulog and Segway team for micro-mobility service

The shared mobility technology company and kick-scooter maker want to reduce dependency on private vehicles as well as mitigate pollution and congestion