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UK's ICO investigates use of live facial recognition technology
16 Aug 2019
The Information Commissioner’s investigation follows concerns reported in the media regarding the use of the technology in the King’s Cross area of London.
Commissioner calls for new privacy laws to address smart city risks
08 Jul 2019
Brian Beamish says Ontario’s privacy laws have not kept pace with digital technologies and practices such as sensors, big data analytics and AI.
Brexit "chaos" threatening progress of technological change in the UK
12 Jun 2019
The mayor of London warns that the ongoing Brexit discussions are resulting in the Government side-lining preparations for the impact of rapid technological change.
Portland pilots Sidewalk Labs’ mobile location data software
30 May 2019
The tool uses location data to model how people travel in cities.
Smart cities: Listening to the 'silent’ majority
29 May 2019
How can cities understand more about all of their citizens – not just the vocal minority?
Focus on safety and security when building your city’s autonomous vehicle strategy
23 May 2019
Thom Rickert, Trident Public Risk Solutions, outlines an approach to developing an autonomous vehicles strategy.
InLinkUK rolls out call-blocking algorithm to prevent kiosks being used for crime
16 Apr 2019
InLinkUK and BT have worked with the police and local councils on the new technology which aims to cut anti-social behaviour such as drug dealing. Smart crime prevention or surveillance?
Smart cities: How can We help?
29 Mar 2019
The We Company is expanding into smart cities. Why?
Are data trusts part of the answer to smart city data governance?
21 Mar 2019
In the light of recent scandals, cities have no choice but to pay urgent attention to data governance issues. Could data trusts be part of the solution?
The ‘smartest neighbourhood in the world’ where citizens can trade their data
13 Mar 2019
The Brainport Smart District (BSD) is being developed in Helmond’s Brandevoort area in the Netherlands
Retailers rethink last-mile deliveries to reduce emissions and meet customer expectations
A new report by eDelivery explores how retailers and carriers are looking for new ways to reduce carbon emissions and meet customer expectations of sustainability.
26 Feb 2020
Smart cities: Overpromised and underdelivered
19 Feb 2020
Driving the MaaS conversation forward as the future of transport
07 Feb 2020
The future of smart city tech: Helping governments be proactive, not reactive
18 Feb 2020
WEBINAR: Convergence of IT/OT/IoT Systems to Optimize a Multi-Site Water Utility
17 Feb 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: How Atlanta is pioneering partnerships to fund smart city projects
08 Jan 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: Blockchain for smart city cybersecurity and data monetisation
28 Feb 2020
Smart City Expo - Brazil 2020
06 Mar 2020
11 Mar 2020
Smart IoT London 2020
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