Smart Cities News

Seville to run urban air mobility pilot

Seville to run urban air mobility pilot

EHang will work with the Seville government to develop the programme which will include passenger transportation, air logistics and command-and-control platforms in the city.

Moovit uses augmented reality for better public transit navigation

Moovit uses augmented reality for better public transit navigation

Based on user feedback, Moovit is using AR to display digital directions on top of real-world images to help point the way for users to get to their destination. 

Qatar unveils autonomous, electric transport initiative

Qatar unveils autonomous, electric transport initiative

The goal of Project Qatar Mobility is to develop a sustainable and commercial deployment of autonomous driving shuttles and bus services.

Lime works with London cycling campaigners to promote e-bikes

Lime works with London cycling campaigners to promote e-bikes

The company will engage with members of the London Cycling Campaign and local groups across the UK capital to find out their urban mobility needs and priorities.

Monaco gives mobility a boost with e-bikes

Monaco gives mobility a boost with e-bikes

The Principality is rolling out 300 electric pedal-assist bikes from PBSC and 35 smart charging stations as a key part of its smart city strategy.

Moovit and SpotHero simplify commuting in San Francisco

Moovit and SpotHero simplify commuting in San Francisco

Bay Area commuters using Moovit’s Trip Planner can find parking facilities near their transit station and plan a route to their final destination

TfL collaborates with Bosch on smart mobility

TfL collaborates with Bosch on smart mobility

Transport for London is the first organisation to sign up to Bosch’s newly opened London Connectory urban incubator

Seat and IBM announce urban mobility app

Seat and IBM announce urban mobility app

Mobility Advisor will use the IBM Watson artificial intelligence app to help urban citizens make more informed choices about daily transportation options

University trials driverless shuttle

University trials driverless shuttle

Researchers at the University of South Florida have begun an autonomous trial with Coast Autonomous to transport students, faculty staff and visitors in a driverless vehicle