Smart Cities News

Why open standards are fundamental to deploying data for smart city services

Why open standards are fundamental to deploying data for smart city services

Smart cities won’t meet their goal of improving citizens’ quality of life unless they’re built in an open and standardised way, says Kary Främling.

St Petersburg realises its vision of a connected community

St Petersburg realises its vision of a connected community

The city in Florida is using a small business sponsorship model to roll-out free public wi-fi, which it hopes will bridge the digital divide.

St Petersburg joins the Smart Gigabit Community

St Petersburg joins the Smart Gigabit Community

The city in Florida has been chosen by US Ignite and Spectrum to join the network of more than two dozen communities developing smart city applications and services.