Tagged With Smart Cities

Akon, the pop star behind hits like 'Smack That,' is masterminding a $6 billion smart city in Senegal backed by a shadowy investor. Inside Akon City, where life will be funded by 'Akoin' and the singer hopes to reinvent his legacy.


The future of government could offer an 'Amazon experience,' according to the CTO of Washington DC


Las Vegas is adding infrared sensors that can detect litter and graffiti in some of its parks as part of its smart city initiative



The risk of cyberattacks rises as high-tech smart cities become the norm, and experts say 'your weakest link is your people'


By 2060, Australia cities could be cheaper, entirely powered by renewables and you could earn $40k more — if we don’t screw it up


These billion-dollar cities are straight out of science fiction, and they will soon become a reality



There's a battle brewing over Google's $1 billion high-tech neighbourhood, and it could have major privacy implications for cities


The Philippines is planning a $14 billion 'pollution-free' city that will be larger than Manhattan


Bill Gates just bought 25,000 acres in Arizona to build a new 'smart city'


Melbourne is among the top 10 cities most prepared for the future


TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS BRIEFING: The future of urban transportation -- Nvidia's new computer for fully driverless cars -- Baidu nabs another self-driving partner


The smart cities report: Driving factors of development, top use cases, and market challenges for smart cities around the world



The PM wants to cut all city commutes to 30 minutes


Singapore is taking the 'smart city' to a whole new level by tracking bathroom visits


Cisco chairman John Chambers has an idea for how the US can create another 1 million jobs a year


The 'smart' way Barcelona is cutting costs and improving the quality of life



The 'smart' way Barcelona is cutting costs and improving the quality of life


The Internet of Things is poised to create hundreds of billions of dollars in economic value for cities worldwide


In New York City and Chicago, the smart city is here -- and it's keeping track of everything


This Tory politician is ditching parliament to help build cities full of drones and robots