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Not so fast: 2G switch-off could impact smart meters, the elderly and critical services
18 Oct 2019
The need for 2G services in the UK is likely to continue into the 2030s, a new report finds. Elsewhere, operators have shut down networks to free up spectrum.
Smart city ranking focuses on citizens’ perceptions
07 Oct 2019
A new ranking focuses on how citizens perceive the priorities and effectiveness of smart city initiatives.
No city is fully prepared for the disruption of AI
27 Sep 2019
A new ranking reveals that Singapore, London and New York are marginally better prepared but governments and private sector institutions around the world need to do more.
Digital twins could form the "end game" for optimum smart city design
11 Sep 2019
Research finds that urban digital twinning and city modelling technology is having a transformative effect on how cities are designed, monitored, and managed.
London ranked top city for Generation Z
04 Sep 2019
The UK capital stood out from other cities in areas such as social entrepreneurship, co-working spaces, education, artificial intelligence and concerts.
Tokyo holds position as safest city in the world
02 Sep 2019
The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Safe Cities Index 2019 ranks 60 cities across 57 indicators covering digital, health, infrastructure and personal security.
Singapore launches first on-demand public trial of autonomous shuttles
21 Aug 2019
The service will run along a 5.7km route to selected destinations on Sentosa and will provide important insight about how the shuttles will interact with other road users.
NLC encourages US cities to explore congestion charging
12 Aug 2019
National League of Cities wants to show local leaders how such charging systems could sustainably improve conditions on and around America’s roads.
AI, cities and climate change
08 Aug 2019
Ben Hawes explores how artificial intelligence could help cities tackle the climate crisis.
Helsinki top for work-life balance
07 Aug 2019
A study has compared data on livability, work intensity, institutional support and legislation to rank cities based on their success in promoting work-life balance to citizens.
Podcast: The central role of cities in the sharing economy, with Chelsea Rustrum
There’s a big opportunity for cities to better harness the sharing economy to achieve municipal goals and give power back to the people, Rustrum says.
17 Oct 2019
The technology that is making housing more affordable
10 Oct 2019
Pioneering cities demonstrate fundamentals for PPP success
09 Oct 2019
Why 5G will help us build smart communities as well as smart cities
23 Sep 2019
The open road: A smart city is an interoperable city
16 Sep 2019
Digital Vision for Mobility
15 Jul 2019
OnDemand WEBINAR: How to make MaaS a reality
21 Oct 2019
ITS World Congress 2019
29 Oct 2019
IoT Solutions World Congress
13 Nov 2019
IoT Tech Expo North America 2019
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