Smart cities work on developing a shared vision of their preferred future.
A plan to upgrade to smart, energy efficient street lights also includes installing a sensor network platform.
At a recent workshop, Kansas City, Mo., demonstrated how big data can be used to improve city performance.
Birmingham, Ala., is building a smart city future -- and is starting to see the fruits of its labor.
Five cities were awarded $250,000 worth of technology and consulting services as winners of the Smart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grant.
Nokia updated its Internet of Things platform with pre-integrated applications for smart cities.
Less extensive projects, ease of implementation and access to federal funding may be driving the trend.
Ideas proposed for the Department of Transportation’s challenge have been collected an online dataset that features the challenge addressed, proposed project category and project description.
The city is asking innovators to think of new ways it can deploy connected technology on existing assets to enhance service delivery.
As smart cities start investing in connected devices, there is arguably a much broader threat vector from botnets taking advantage of the unsecured Internet of Things.
LouieLab is a public-private collaborative coworking space designed to promote and build smart city projects.
Cities are looking for open and secure solutions to help enable smart city development, according to a new report from IDC.
Washington, D.C., has installed an array of sidewalk tiles that create electricity when people walk over them.
Totem Power’s tower features a flower-shaped canopy that houses a solar array to power the lights, communications hub and electric vehicle charging station in the stem.
Cities are taking the lead in testing and piloting technologies to tackle traffic, crime and chronic homelessness.