Smart Cities Lists

6 smart city technologies
September 05, 2017

The phrase “smart city” conjures up images of gleaming new infrastructure, from intelligent street lights to NASA-style command centers. In reality, however, technology’s biggest impact on urban life is much less flashy.

August 22, 2017

The Internet of Things (IoT) wasted no time spreading across the world and connecting millions of individuals. In just a few short years, billions of sensors redefined how businesses operated and how people interacted with one another, and that was only the start; one IHS forecast predicts the... read more

August 15, 2017

City governments are inundated with smart city proposals from citizens, technology vendors and even academics who want to use city technologies to help solve some of the world's most pressing urban problems. Engineers who have turned their attention to making cities cleaner, safer and more... read more

August 09, 2017

It's not enough for the country's most advanced and sophisticated cities to be at the forefront of technological innovation with "smart" parking meters or informational kiosks. They also need to be sustainable and show an ability to preserve natural areas, according to Anil Ahuja, an engineering... read more

July 13, 2017

"Smart cities" suffers from overuse as a buzzword, but the attention the concept receives is a testament to the substance beneath the surface. The word means slightly different things in each context it is used, but for most, it represents the potential for idealized values to materialize.

October 13, 2016

Cities have historically been economic and commercial hubs, but the scale of their influence and output is only growing.

June 16, 2016

Medellin, Colombia has beaten off 38 other cities to be named as the winner of the biennial Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize, it was announced in Singapore.

June 15, 2016

Imagine your city with a 50 percent reduction in obesity, a 60 percent reduction in commute times, a 90 percent reduction in carbon emissions, and greatly enhanced innovation and opportunities for entrepreneurs. Sound too good to be true? Think again. "Smart Cities" save time, reduce pollution,... read more

SALT LAKE CITY - Whether government likes it or not, the way citizens want to access government service has changed forever. The mobile technology evolution and the rise of on-demand companies like Uber and Amazon has put the "buying power" in the hands of the masses.

May 12, 2016

India has four of the five cities in the world with the worst air pollution, the World Health Organization announced on Thursday. Experts at WHO said India faces a "huge challenge" but air pollution in many countries is so bad that they have no monitoring system and cannot be included in the UN... read more

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