Utah DoT forms Partnership with Panasonic to Build “Smart Roadways” Data Network

The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) announced today a partnership with Panasonic Corp. of North America to develop the nation’s most advanced transportation data network. This network will improve safety and mobility on the road by sharing data between vehicles, infrastructure, roadways and traffic operators in real

Ford, Detroit and PlanetM Launch $250,000 Community Mobility Challenge

Ford, the City of Detroit and PlanetM have launched the City:One Michigan Central Station Challenge , a co-creation and crowdsourcing program for residents, businesses and community groups to propose and pilot solutions that improve mobility in the neighborhoods surrounding the historic train station. The

Smart City Tracker 2Q19 Highlights 443 Projects Spanning 286 Cities Around the World

A new report from Navigant Research assesses the state of global smart city development, covering the smart energy, smart water, smart transportation, smart buildings, and smart government sectors. Smart city development has become a truly global market, with significant activity in all regions and

CIMCON Expands Its Patent Portfolio for Smart City and Smart Lighting IoT Solutions

CIMCON has announced United States Patent and Trademark Office has awarded the company patent No. 10,238,001 for the NearSky smart city platform. The newly issued patent for a configurable data center platform covers CIMCON’s design of an edge data processor that affixes to streetlight

Blockchains Acquires Slock.IT

Blockchains, LLC, has acquired slock.it, a leading innovative German blockchain development company focused on connecting real-world devices to the blockchain. This acquisition will increase Blockchains’ technical capabilities and accelerate development of Blockchains’ digital asset custody and digital identity solutions, the governance model

Scientist To Develop Sustainable Man-Machine Interaction Intelligence

Singapore Management University (SMU) Professor Archan Misra has received a National Research Foundation (NRF) Investigatorship grant to develop new capabilities in ultra-low power sensing and embedded machine intelligence, which can catalyze innovative applications in smart cities, factories and buildings. The biggest limitation