Smart Cities News

AI-based lifeguard system aims to bring smart city tech to the beach

AI-based lifeguard system aims to bring smart city tech to the beach

The core system is based on deep-learning computer-vision technology and transmits real-time information to monitors in the lifeguard tower, sounding an alarm when swimmers are in danger.

Digital twins could form the "end game" for optimum smart city design

Digital twins could form the "end game" for optimum smart city design

Research finds that urban digital twinning and city modelling technology is having a transformative effect on how cities are designed, monitored, and managed.

Inrix uses AI to tackle congestion and difficult traffic conditions

Inrix uses AI to tackle congestion and difficult traffic conditions

AI Traffic will use deep learning to provide instantaneous updates to traffic conditions and aims to provide drivers with far more accurate arrival times.

Ipswich uses video analytics to increase public safety

Ipswich uses video analytics to increase public safety

The Australian city is using BriefCam’s video synopsis and deep learning platform to progress its safer city initiatives