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Smart Cities: Putting a ‘Smart Communities’ Strategy to Work

January 3, 2018 - in Articles, Column, Smart Cities

The term “smart cities” has been around for a while now. You can’t go to an event or pick up a magazine without some discussion on smart cities, and a lot of organizations have jumped onboard and created “smart” projects and initiatives. But in the…

Video: Water Street Tampa Illustration

A newly released animatic video shows how Water Street Tampa will come to life over the next decade - from the new infrastructure, to 13 acres of newly…

Ayyeka & SIGFOX: First U.S. Channel Partnership to Enable Smart Cities Across The U.S.

August 10, 2016 - in Smart Cities

San Francisco, CA: Ayyeka, a technology company developing Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions, today announced a first-of-its-kind channel…

World Experts Address Key Pain Points that Hinder Smart City Development

July 6, 2016 - in Announcement, Corporate, Smart Cities

Today, most cities would like to become smart but many city planners don’t really know how to achieve this objective. Cities battle with pain points that touch the sustainable supply of energy and water, or how to eliminate gridlock and related pollution…

New CloudCities Release Faster and Easier to Use

San Francisco, Calif., June 28, 2016—SmarterBetterCities announces the latest release of CloudCities, the premier platform for hosting, sharing and visualizing your smart 3D city models. It fully supports Esri CityEngine, Google Earth, and SketchUp, enabling…

The Age of Urban Tech

Cities all across the world are gearing up for the future. They know that big changes are coming and they are doing their best to transform challenges into opportunities. That is why innovation, technology and city life were at the center of discussions during…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Columbus as Winner of Unprecedented $40 Million Smart City Challenge

COLUMBUS, OH – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced today that Columbus, OH has been selected as the winner of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (U.S. DOT)’s Smart City Challenge. As winner of the Challenge, Columbus will receive…

U.S. Department of Transportation Partners with Continental Automotive for Smart City Challenge

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that Continental Automotive has become a partner in the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT)’s Smart City Challenge. The Smart City Challenge is a competition which will create…

Smart Technologies and Infrastructure for Energy, Water, Mobility, Buildings, and Government: Global Market Analysis and Forecasts

June 23, 2016 - in Corporate, Smart Cities

The momentum behind the development of smart cities continues unabated. City leaders around the world are committing to smart city objectives as they attempt to shape the development of their cities to meet social, economic, and environmental challenges. National…

All Seven Finalists in the Smart City Challenge to Benefit from Continued Collaboration with Government and Private Sector Partners

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced that it will collaborate with government and private sector partners to help all seven finalist cities in the Smart City Challenge – not just the challenge winner –move forward…