Smart city technologies continue to experience rapid growth, both in the development of new devices and their applications within the city environment. Globally, cities' investment in Internet of Things (IoT) technologies will increase by $97 billion from 2015 - 2019.
The United States of America has changed political administrations and much concern exists about the deregulation efforts and how the key departments will proceed.
At one of my recent talks in New York about AI in the supply chain, one of the key questions that came up was “Are you talking about robots?”
You see, AI has been romanticized into this abstract term that conjures images of walking robots doing your household chores while you just sit... read more
Smart city leaders can benchmark their city's progress with the help of a new free-to-download app, developed by TM Forum, the global member association for digital business. Its primary purpose is to bring all of the stakeholders together in a smart city project and create a vision using global... read more
Smart water and smart city programs are changing. Once viewed from a top-down perspective, city water utilities are starting to be seen from a more holistic perspective, with larger, more integrated programs. A recent MIT conference on smart city water included ideas for eco-entrepreneurs to... read more
The portal will be maintained by the state Office of Digital Innovation alongside its Innovation Lab--centralization that should bode well for future app development. California's Government Operations Agency relaunched its open data portal as open source Thursday, so civil coders and state... read more
The City of Los Angeles is replacing all of its old sodium-vapor streetlights with smart LED versions that use less energy and save money. And, the resulting savings and excess power is being reinvested in new electric vehicle charging stations attached to the streetlight poles.
What do Coca-Cola and smart cities have in common?
If you have a bright idea for a technology that could help shape the next generation of smarter cities then an event this weekend at the Judge Business School could be right up your street.
Today at the Smart City Expo World Congress, the world’s largest smart city event, Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE:SSNI) unveiled the new Sil