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Cashless mobile ticketing fare system rolled out in San Joaquin County
23 Nov 2020
Cashless mobile ticketing is integrated into the Vamos mobility app to help make journeys safer, easier and simpler across transit agencies serving San Joaquin County.
City of Medford upgrades more than 7,000 streetlights
28 Oct 2020
Improvements are being financed by a low-interest loan and include converting all city- and utility-owned streetlights, as well as additional park and parking lot locations.
New heart of downtown San Ramon installs smarter parking and wayfinding
13 May 2020
The Optipark system captures data through camera sensors and delivers crucial availability and location information to drivers to help improve the parking experience for the visiting public.
All-electric ride-hailing service extends its offering
06 Mar 2020
Start-up Go360 claims to offer a unique ride subscription model to help people get to work and transit hubs faster and easier using employee drivers.
City of Fremont launches autonomous shuttle service for employees
28 Feb 2020
The service, provided by Pony.ai, is part of Fremont’s drive to decrease single-driver commuting and has the potential to expand beyond city employees in the future.
Road usage charge pilot offers roadmap for transportation funding in the US
15 Jan 2020
To compensate for diminishing funds, a growing number of American states have looked to alternative revenue systems based on vehicle miles travelled.
Los Angeles announces ambitious zero emissions roadmap
28 Nov 2019
Mayor Eric Garcetti said the city must kick its "zero-emissions transportation future into high gear" and the goal is to deliver a 25 per cent reduction in GHGs and pollution by the 2028 Olympic Games.
Nokia private wireless networks drive digital transformation
19 Nov 2019
Among the customers using the networks are public sector organisations and cities with use cases ranging from testing drones for tsunami evacuation alerts to building smarter ports.
California launches first state-wide earthquake warning app
23 Oct 2019
The tool uses ground motion sensors to detect earthquakes before humans can feel them and send automated notifications.
San José strengthens its emergency response capability
27 Jun 2019
The Californian city has deployed the FirstNet communications platform to all of its public safety and emergency response staff.
Los Angeles moves legacy IT infrastructure to the cloud
22 Mar 2019
The mainframe-based system will transition to the California Department of Technology’s state data centre in Sacramento in a $10.5m modernisation project.
Chula Vista sends out smart signals
19 Sep 2017
The city in Southern California has chosen Trafficware’s SynchroGreen signal technology to adapt to traffic patterns
How consumer tech is making Stockholm run more smoothly
Smartphones are proving to be an unusual but effective tool in improving the quality of roads in Sweden.
22 Feb 2021
Think tank: City life on Mars? Creating human centred communities in space and beyond
15 Feb 2021
Beyond the pandemic: the technology that will remain part of our smart cities
08 Feb 2021
The future of public safety: why smart cities need to look to the cloud
09 Feb 2021
Insight Report: Distributed Acoustic Sensors and the Smart Cities of the Future
03 Feb 2021
Research Report: How smart is your office?
16 Dec 2020
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