U.S. can't crack top 10 in survey of 'smartest' cities

by • 8 months ago

A new smart-city ranking index listed just nine U.S. cities out of 102 globally, based on residents' perceptions of infrastructure and civic services.

West Virginia and Denver say mobile voting pilots increased turnout

by • 10 months ago

New research credits the Voatz app with slightly boosting ballots cast by overseas voters, but other reports raise questions about the reliability of online voting.

Denver to test blockchain-encrypted mobile voting in May election

by • 1 year ago

The city's deployed military and overseas voters will be offered the ability to use Voatz, the mobile-voting app that was tested in 2018 by West Virginia.

Denver puts bus and rail info on Uber app

by • 1 year ago

A Denver transit agency became the first to integrate its schedule into the ride-hailing app, and will soon start selling rail and bus passes through Uber, too.

How Denver integrates automation into HR processes

by • 2 years ago

With the help of software vendor Workday, the City and County of Denver is streamlining HR processes and increasing workforce productivity.

Denver's experimental smart city gets microgrid, Wi-Fi, autonomous shuttles

by • 2 years ago

Developers say the new technologies being added to the living lab could provide a glimpse into the future of urban life.

Survey app helps Colorado city track homelessness

by • 3 years ago

A simple mobile interface that volunteers can access in the field is helping Aurora tally more accurate figures and provide more targeted services to its most vulnerable citizens.

AWS names 16 winners of ‘City on a Cloud’ challenge

by • 4 years ago

The cloud computing hosting company recognized city innovation in four different categories for the 3rd year of the challenge.

Finalists for $40M federal smart city contest make their last pitches

by • 4 years ago

The seven cities left in the running for the Department of Transportation's "Smart City Challenge" pleaded their cases for funds to overhaul their transportation infrastructure through IT.