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Smart city AI software revenue set to increase 700% by 2025

Smart city AI software revenue set to increase 700% by 2025

Video surveillance is a popular area of AI deployment but the coronavirus pandemic could also see more use of the technology to better co-ordinate public health responses.

South Korea to step-up online coronavirus tracking

South Korea to step-up online coronavirus tracking

South Korea is set to deploy a new system using data such as surveillance camera footage and credit card transactions of confirmed coronavirus patients to recreate their movements.

Cities going big on surveillance tech

Cities going big on surveillance tech

The global market for smart city surveillance equipment was worth €6.5 billion in 2018 and is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 24.5 per cent to reach €19.5 billion by 2023.

Outdoor surveillance cameras to be biggest IoT 5G sector until 2023

Outdoor surveillance cameras to be biggest IoT 5G sector until 2023

Gartner predicts that 5G IoT installed endpoints for outdoor surveillance cameras will reach 11.2 million units in 2022, but will be surpassed by connected cars in 2023.

Video analytics used to improve public safety across Belgium

Video analytics used to improve public safety across Belgium

Room40 is using Nokia’s machine learning-powered Scene Analytics solution to flag emergencies and crime at service stations, parking lots and other public spaces.