Smart Cities News

Why Mastercard is 'playing a long game' in smart cities

Why Mastercard is 'playing a long game' in smart cities

A year after it launched, Sarah Wray gets the lowdown from Sapan Shah on the progress of Mastercard’s City Possible initiative.

Dubai completes first phase of digital identity integration programme

Dubai completes first phase of digital identity integration programme

The UAE PASS initiative aims to eventually allow citizens to access all UAE government services via smartphone with a single set of login details.

Hong Kong to implement electronic ID system

Hong Kong to implement electronic ID system

The system will be one of the foundations for its smart city infrastructure and allow citizens to conduct online transactions.

We need digital identity to unlock the potential of smart cities

We need digital identity to unlock the potential of smart cities

Without digital identity, the great potential of smart cities will be squandered, says Thomas Bostrøm Jørgensen, AllClear ID.