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TM Forum is a global non-profit association connecting talented individuals, leading companies, and diverse ecosystems to accelerate the digital business transformation.
FIWARE is an open initiative, driven by the European Union, aiming to create a sustainable ecosystem for the development and global deployment of applications for the Future Internet.
Living Tomorrow provides a hub for innovative enterprises where visitors can experience products and services that could vastly improve the quality of our future life, home and workplace.
Expo Cities2020 is a global virtual exhibition featuring smart city initiatives with thematic forums and other live events, and focused on the potential for opportunities around smart cities.
In order to guide smart city developers, Trend Micro has come up with a quick 10-step cybersecurity checklist they can refer to when implementing smart technologies.
Data science could provide improved mobility for city dwellers by optimising public transit as well as traffic systems.
The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) has caused stratospheric growth in the number of connected devices and sensors in enterprises across all industries. It’s estimated that more than 80 “things” per second are connecting to the Internet, and by 2020 there will be a whopping 50 billion things connected to the IoT.
The Internet of Things is sweeping across the globe at breakneck speeds, and before we know it, our entire lives will be facilitated by connected technology.
An anti-establishment technology faces an ironic turn of fortune.
Evolution, innovation, change… these are concepts inherent in our society—natural, permanent, ever-present moments of acceleration and deceleration. Captured in Darwin’s theory of evolution and witnessed daily in the rapidly changing landscape of technology. Though we are surrounded by such evolution, the change that results can often be resisted and resented as a natural human instinct. […]
The concept of a ‘smart city’ can be seen as a cluster of city improvement plans that address multiple challenges. These can relate to transport, mobility, air quality, noise levels, water management, architectonic barriers, maintenance optimization, street and outdoor lighting, urban development, and other areas.
Smart cities across Europe are pioneering all sorts of cutting-edge technologies to reduce pollution and boost energy efficiency, becoming green role models for others to follow. The eco-friendly push is not only helping to protect our planet, it’s also stimulating growth and unleashing a new generation of jobs.
The Smart Cities for All initiative, led by G3ict (Global Initiative for Inclusive ICTs), with the support of Microsoft, has helped to produce a new toolkit to assist cities with implementing smart city programs that can help all community members.
Forget spreadsheets. Visualization is what residents need to be able to drive action on issues.