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How cities can create a trustworthy privacy model

by • 1 day ago

Developing trust with residents who will encounter internet-connected devices is the best way for cities to develop community privacy models, speakers said.

How 'smart city' collaboration sets New York City apart

by • 1 month ago

New York City's interim technology chief calls for cities to band together on common goals and share technological expertise as his city has done.

Mini-backed startup incubator takes on energy, food waste in sixth cohort

by • 1 month ago

Urban-X's sixth cohort will feature seven companies that will also address design, road safety and emergency response.

San Jose announces plan to install earthquake sensors, extended public Wi-Fi

by • 2 months ago

Through its $5 million contract with AT&T, the California city aspires to improve public safety and increase internet connectivity for underserved residents.

Congress will reconsider $1.1 billion 'Smart Cities and Communities Act'

by • 2 months ago

The legislation would coordinate federal agencies to support urban technology initiatives and provide five years of funding.

Social network for 'smart cities' encourages idea-sharing

by • 2 months ago

A website called The Atlas that hosts case studies now includes social components its creators hope will engender deeper conversations between local governments.

Washington, D.C., introduces 'resiliency' plan to protect against 21st-century threats

by • 3 months ago

The "Resilient D.C." strategy published Monday includes 16 technology goals aimed at protecting the city from physical, economic and manmade threats.

Multi-source model opens doors for AI, 'smart data' in Virginia

by • 3 months ago

Now free of its contract with Northrop Grumman, Virginia's CIO says the state is now free to pursue exciting new technologies, like AI, faster.

Philadelphia names members of smart-city advisory group

by • 3 months ago

The city announced 17 members of its SmartCityPHL Advisory Committee, which is tasked with implementing a "smart-city roadmap" published earlier this year.