Ebooks / Spotlights
Smart cities get their houses in order
22 Jan 2019
Smart city conversations don’t typically encompass housing. That could be changing, writes Sarah Wray.
Autonomous passenger ferries: Congestion-buster or hype on the high seas?
14 Jan 2019
The world’s first autonomous passenger ferry demonstration took place off the coast of Finland last month. Are we set to see such services scale up?
Blockchain: Hype, hope and growing up in public
25 Sep 2018
A recent Smart Cities World event looked at where things currently stand with blockchain for smarter cities and how we proceed from here.
Empowering vulnerable citizens in smart cities
19 Sep 2018
Smart city initiatives aim to make our lives easier but cities can’t be truly ‘smart’ if they fail to serve entire groups of society.
To make your city smarter, start with the kids
09 May 2018
Rather than thinking about traffic, trash or telecommunications, children could be the unifying factor that pulls a smart city strategy together.
Cities want more say about self-driving cars and flying taxis
29 Mar 2018
A March 18 fatal crash during an Uber self-driving car test in Arizona raised safety concerns from mayors in US cities who often feel powerless to regulate the technology. Matt Hamblen reports on where we go from here.
How smart grids will save citizens billions
22 Jan 2018
Steffen Sorrell, principal analyst at Juniper Research, explores the findings of the firm’s research study on global cities’ performance and approach to energy consumption and delivery
Smart students and smart thinking
22 Sep 2017
The NYU Tandon’s STEM programme for high school students showcased a wealth of smart city innovation
A tale of three cities
14 Aug 2017
Three cities are winning the race in connected transportation; here’s how others can catch up, by Barry Einsing
Solar-powered cities: sunny outlook with patches of cloud
26 Jul 2017
Renewable energy, combined with energy efficiency is central to powering cities of the future. Sarah Wray looks at how solar is a key part of that energy mix
24 Jun 2019
Individuals recognised for transforming public spaces
24 Jun 2019
UK appoints clean air champions
24 Jun 2019
5G testbed demonstrates the ambulance of the future, today
20 Jun 2019
Aachen’s city administration leads the way towards shared mobility
14 Jun 2019
Better public-private collaboration key to urban mobility
12 Jun 2019
Smart cities: Software is eating the world
03 Apr 2019
Smart cities - Beyond the hype
25 Mar 2019
Connected Kiosk: The information hubs of smart and connected cities
19 Mar 2019
Building Better Places: Smart buildings for sustainability and personalisation
26 Jun 2019
Webinar: How to make MaaS a reality
13 Nov 2019
IoT Tech Expo North America 2019
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