Boston’s Beta Block Civic Experimentation Program

The City of Boston is working to transform the way communities approach problem solving, block by block. Like many smart cities, Boston recognizes the potential of technological interventions. Missing from the exploration, development and implementation of these technologies, however, is a truly

eUICC and the Automotive Industry: Fasten your Bootstraps

Whatever you have heard about connected cars, it probably seemed too good to be true. From galvanising the vehicle sharing culture, providing a new, transitional social sphere, or changing the structure of our cities, the average reader will most likely scoff and

Bill Gates Invests in a New Smart City

Nick Depperschmidt – Connected Cities USA, a TWST Event A firm tied to Microsoft founder Bill Gates has made an $80 Million investment in roughly 25,000 acres of land on the Western edge of metropolitan Phoenix, Az. The firm, Belmont Partners, is