Smart Cities News

Companies collaborate on cloud-based tracking system

Companies collaborate on cloud-based tracking system

Semtech and TagoIO’s collaboration adds new functionality to the LoRa Edge platform to simplify the development of geolocation and asset management applications.

Spark switches on 5G in Auckland and demonstrates smart city applications

Spark switches on 5G in Auckland and demonstrates smart city applications

It has partnered with Auckland Transport to install an IoT-enabled infrastructure in the Wynyard Quarter to demonstrate connected lighting, smart parking, smart benches and smart bins.

European Commission launches Smart Cities Marketplace

European Commission launches Smart Cities Marketplace

The renaming of the Marketplace of the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities symbolises the anticipated merger with the Smart Cities Information System.

Amazon Sidewalk network to launch this year using Semtech LoRa platform

Amazon Sidewalk network to launch this year using Semtech LoRa platform

Tile announced as first third party Sidewalk enabled device

Singapore tops smart city ranking for second year running

Singapore tops smart city ranking for second year running

The 2020 Smart City Index measures citizens’ perceptions of the impact that technology has on their lives, surveying them on areas such as governance, health and safety, mobility and opportunities.

Landis+Gyr and Vodafone partner to accelerate digital transformation for utilities

Landis+Gyr and Vodafone partner to accelerate digital transformation for utilities

The partners report the global nature of the agreement ensures seamless access to more than 400 networks in 180 countries using a single subscriber identity profile.

Creating truly open cities: why interoperability and 6LoWPAN matter

Creating truly open cities: why interoperability and 6LoWPAN matter

Interoperability is the way forward for dynamic and effective smart cities, writes Gianni Minetti, CEO at Paradox Engineering

British smart city companies chosen for export academy to Asia-Pacific

British smart city companies chosen for export academy to Asia-Pacific

30 tech companies have been announced as the first participants in the Department for International Trade’s new Tech Export Academy programme.

Puerto Rico deploys secure IoT network to digitalise critical infrastructure

Puerto Rico deploys secure IoT network to digitalise critical infrastructure

Everynet’s business model makes the neutral-host network infrastructure available to all local service providers enabling them to build low-power IoT connectivity into their product and service offerings.

Companies team to deliver asset tracking and smart building kits

Companies team to deliver asset tracking and smart building kits

Semtech, Amazon Web Services and TensorIoT are joining forces on the kits which integrate Semtech’s LoRa devices and the LoRaWAN protocol to simplify IoT solutions development.