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Helsinki joins international personal data network
11 Feb 2021
MyData states that people must have the opportunity to manage, utilise and disclose any personal data collected on them and aims to help build a fair, sustainable and healthy digital society.
Initiative launched to help create trustworthy spaces for sharing data
16 Dec 2020
Fiware, iShare and FundingBox have launched the i4Trust initiative to build the foundation for data spaces that facilitate trustworthy and effective data-sharing.
Smart census solution upgraded for pandemic era
16 Sep 2020
Hexagon’s Smart Census 2020 tool allows households to complete census questionnaires online or over the telephone, reducing the need for in-person interviews and field-based data collection.
UK local authority becomes first to use SSE Enterprise's smart cities and places platform
10 Sep 2020
Mayflower Smart Cities and Places will allow Slough Borough Council to view data through customisable dashboards as well as share it with third parties through multiple export formats.
Dubai launches data-sharing toolkit
16 Apr 2020
Smart Dubai aims to provide a decision-making tool that will offer guidance and resources for public or private sector organisations to prepare for and design data-sharing initiatives.
Data alliance aims to limit economic impact of Covid-19 outbreak
16 Apr 2020
Established by Rolls-Royce, the alliance will combine data from different sources to create insight and practical applications to support governments and organisations around the world.
Using digital twins to maximise returns on existing infrastructure
02 Apr 2020
If cities have access to dynamic, co-ordinated and timely information about local infrastructure, its performance and its pressure points, they can unlock major operational and financial benefits.
Uber files lawsuit against LADOT over dockless data-sharing
25 Mar 2020
Uber claimed it has been left with little choice than to take the action but LADOT defended its data policy and lamented the “unfortunate timing".
Oxbotica and Cisco partner to resolve autonomous fleet data challenges
28 Feb 2020
The companies claim OpenRoaming offers the ability to unlock solutions to the large data transfer challenge for fully connected autonomous vehicle fleets.
LA wins appeal in data-sharing dispute with Uber’s Jump
13 Feb 2020
Many cities around the world are looking for ways to benefit from dockless scooters and bikes while ensuring safety and reducing disruption. For them and mobility companies, this case is one to watch.
London plots next data-driven steps as Datastore turns 10
09 Jan 2020
A new report examines how the city’s data collection and sharing should evolve and build on the success of the City Hall’s free and open data-sharing platform.
The wider benefit of incubators to their surrounding areas
22 Oct 2019
Research has found that on average over five years, an additional £48 million was invested in UK regions where an accelerator had been based.
People want to know the "why, how, when and what" of data use
18 Sep 2019
A new study reveals that people generally feel positive about the internet and being connected but want to have more say in how their data is used.
Mobility technology firms announce data partnership in Nevada
16 Sep 2019
Traffic management solution company Waycare will utilise connected vehicle data from Wejo to bring more accurate solutions to its existing programme in the US state.
Finnish university sets out the drivers for 6G
11 Sep 2019
University of Oulu says that 5G research is maturing so we must start to engage in mapping what 6G can become "at its boldest" and has published a whitepaper on the subject.
Mobility study shows extent of technology's impact on transportation
10 Jul 2019
The study covers 37 cities across 15 countries and looks at social-demographic changes including work patterns, use of digital technologies and regional development.
London signs up to international smart city coalition
17 May 2019
The Greater London Authority has joined Open & Agile Smart Cities, the international network that supports cities and communities in their digital transformation.
Specification will provide more context for smart cities data
28 Jan 2019
The new ETSI specification can be applied to "glue together" existing databases across the many city services for smart city citizens
London councillors give their views on digital transformation
17 Jan 2019
As part of its drive to build a smarter London, the GLA asked 202 councillors their views on using technology to redesign and rebuild public services, personal data use and sensors
25 Feb 2021
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.
How can public services break silos to get smarter?
Think tank: City life on Mars? Creating human centred communities in space and beyond
Beyond the pandemic: the technology that will remain part of our smart cities
White Paper: Edge computing and AI - the foundations of the best in class smart city
Insight Report: Distributed Acoustic Sensors and the Smart Cities of the Future
Research Report: How smart is your office?
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