Smart Cities News

Moscow Agency of Innovations launches open database of smart city solutions

Moscow Agency of Innovations launches open database of smart city solutions

Smart city solutions ‘map’ is intended to be a large interactive platform that will enable any organisation in Russia find an innovative product according to its needs and expectations.

Moscow implements crowdsourced ideas to improve communal living

Moscow implements crowdsourced ideas to improve communal living

The E-Home crowdsourcing project is a communication service provided to residents of apartment buildings in Moscow.

Being ‘hyperconnected’ boosts cities’ ROI

Being ‘hyperconnected’ boosts cities’ ROI

Hyperconnected leaders include Singapore, Hong Kong, New York, Seoul, London, Melbourne, Copenhagen and Dublin.

Moscow launches free knowledge base to drive 5G innovation

Moscow launches free knowledge base to drive 5G innovation

The resource will share 5G use cases from around the world as well as news, research and more.

Calgary ranked best city for driving

Calgary ranked best city for driving

Low congestion and affordability are among the factors that put the Canadian city top of Mister Auto’s ranking while Mumbai was named the worst city for driving across the globe.

FBI investigates attempted mobile vote hacking in West Virginia

FBI investigates attempted mobile vote hacking in West Virginia

The possible attempt was unsuccessful and no votes were changed but West Virginia’s Secretary of State says the investigation announcement aims to act as a “deterrent”.

Robots at Muscovites' service

Robots at Muscovites' service

A citywide contact centre is using a virtual operator to check whether citizens’ complaints about housing and utilities to the unified dispatch centre have been resolved.

Blockchain e-voting: Backed by US candidate, hacked in Moscow

Blockchain e-voting: Backed by US candidate, hacked in Moscow

Blockchain-enabled voting: revolutionary for democracy or a recipe for disaster?

Carinthia switches on 5G in its flagship smart region

Carinthia switches on 5G in its flagship smart region

The Austrian state is also showcasing a range of smart applications including using virtual reality for tourism and a smart beehive that monitors the environment.

Russia’s first 5G zone launched in Moscow

Russia’s first 5G zone launched in Moscow

The pilot area will be used to demo and test several applications.