Chattanooga's 'Smart Corridor+' to feed researchers street-level data
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga received a $1.37 million grant from the National Science Foundation to build an online portal for smart city researchers to study the city's downtown area.
Urban innovation requires us to imagine a world that doesn’t yet exist
We’re building for a future urban world that is speculative and likely full of unanticipated surprises.
Smart cities are the new champions of placemaking
Technology isn't the only way to make cities smarter and more sustainable.
New $1.1 billion smart-cities bill prioritizes equity, sponsors say
The five-year proposal comes as Congress and the White House debate a major infrastructure plan.
Will legislation propel the smart city movement?
Lawmakers are taking a third run at the Smart Cities and Communities Act. A growing appreciation for technology gives the 2021 version a better chance.
Atlanta installs fiber for 'smart city' corridor
Leaders of the “Atlanta Beltline” project have announced installation of 15 miles of fiber-optic cable that will connect to physical infrastructure and help close the digital divide.
How cognitive cities can boost urban innovation
Cities have long been limited by access to actionable intelligence, but that's changing in a big way with the advent of cognitive cities.
North American cities are 'most digitally advanced,' new report says
North American cities are the most prepared to deploy connected infrastructure and data-driven systems, according to new research from ESI ThoughtLab.
Survey finds alert systems and video surveillance are riskiest 'smart city' technologies
Researchers at the University of California asked a panel of cybersecurity pros to rate the vulnerabilities of popular smart-city technologies like traffic signals and open data sites.