IoT is the Glue Holding our Smart Cities Together

IoT is the Glue Holding our Smart Cities Together

The modern-day space race for metropolitan areas to earn the title of “smart city” is in full swing. Among the world’s top contenders are Barcelona, Singapore, Seoul, London and New York, which are leading the way in the introduction of smart technologies and applications to improve sustainability, system automation, quality of life and other key […]

Smart Cities Only? Let’s Not Forget Our Towns and Regions

Smart Cities Only? Let’s Not Forget Our Towns and Regions

The drive towards so-called “smart cities” is accelerating and major cities across the world are rushing to get in on the action. It’s not just the city governments and administrations either – large private enterprises want to be a part of this technology-driven push for more sustainable, efficient, clean and safe cities.

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Cities Are Getting Smarter — And Much Easier to Hack

Cities Are Getting Smarter — And Much Easier to Hack

You may not realize it, but technology surrounds you wherever you go, especially if you are in the 80 percent of Americans living in cities. We have had computer systems connected to public networks for decades now, but a new trend toward creating “smart cities” is pitting technological developments as solutions to age-old problems like traffic congestion, energy efficiency, and urban planning.

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Smart Cities: Past, Present and Future

Smart Cities: Past, Present and Future

We are living exciting times. Our civilization is evolving quickly as new technologies emerge at a giant’s pace, and there is an unprecedented opportunity for cities to leverage these new technologies to become smarter, more creative and innovative. In this article, we will go through the journey of a smart city and we will present […]