15 cities — and one state — honored in IDC smart city awards
Categories include civic engagement, digital equity, urban planning, sustainable infrastructure and others.
Dozens of American cities selected as finalists in smart city competition
A competition led by International Data Corporation will recognize cities using new technologies across 14 categories.
How one group is hashing out smart city ideas for the globe
Commentary: Founders of the Urbanova project in Spokane, Washinton, share how emerging technology and human-centered design is preparing mid-sized cities for certain and abundant growth.
For police officers who don't wear their body cams, watchdogs call for stricter penalties
Most officers in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department wear their body cameras, but some say the department is too lenient on the 20 percent that don't follow policy.
For Spokane, being a smart city starts with a better way to measure air quality
The Washington city is building a more precise instrument that will allow local government to study pollution patterns and adapt.
Washington localities turn to text message archiving tool to comply with public records law
A group of cities and counties in the state are hoping a new software can help them better manage texts sent by government employees.
Blended edtech learning leads to higher test scores – report
A new study, examining nine case studies around the country, found that incorporating more tech in the classroom produced higher standardized exam scores.