Smart Cities News

Austin mobility challenge winners revealed

Austin mobility challenge winners revealed

Solutions from the winning start-ups of the City:One Challenge provide a healthy food delivery service that also reduces waste and navigation guides for those with mobility impairments.

Innovative partnership powers Atlanta’s future

Innovative partnership powers Atlanta’s future

A pioneering initiative between Georgia Power, the City of Atlanta and a cohort of partners is showing what’s next in smart cities and demonstrating the power of public-private partnerships.

San José strengthens its emergency response capability

San José strengthens its emergency response capability

The Californian city has deployed the FirstNet communications platform to all of its public safety and emergency response staff.

Melbourne chosen as next pilot city for Uber Air

Melbourne chosen as next pilot city for Uber Air

It will join Dallas and Los Angeles with test flights due to begin in 2020 with a view to commercial operations commencing in 2023.

AT&T opens climate data

AT&T opens climate data

The company is making datasets developed for its own climate risk analyses available for public use and has launched a climate challenge for universities and municipalities.

Las Vegas launches smart lighting pilot

Las Vegas launches smart lighting pilot

Working with AT&T and Ubicquia, the city will run the trial in its innovation district to improve public safety and increase energy efficiency