Smart Cities News

Lyft and Motional launch robotaxis in Los Angeles

Lyft is using Motional’s technology to launch a fully driverless ride-hail service in Los Angeles. The service will use Motional’s all-electric Ioniq 5-based robotaxis and will be the first [...]

AWS sets up innovation centre in Singapore

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has signed a memorandum of intent (MoI) with Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) to set up a joint innovation centre (JIC) to support enterprises [...]

Seoul named smartest city of 2022

Seoul was named the smart city of 2022 at last week’s Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona. The South Korean capital won the award to acknowledge the most [...]

Clearwave completes fibre expansion in Peachtree Corners

Clearwave Fiber is nearing the completion of a multimillion-dollar fibre network expansion to serve thousands of businesses in Peachtree Corners in Atlanta, Georgia. This latest expansion advances its goal [...]

Smart Cities Council expands into Europe

Washington DC-based Smart Cities Council is expanding into Europe starting with operations in Manchester, UK. Smart Cities Council has operations across North America, Australia, New Zealand, India and the [...]

Smart bus stop provides real-time ETAs

Indian technology company SuperUs Systems has developed a smart bus stop to give passengers real-time estimated times of arrival. The feature promises convenience and ease for passengers by showing [...]

Carsharing on rise but varies among regions

Carsharing is on the rise but the performance varies in different regions, according to market watcher Berg Insight. A connected fleet and specialised software are needed to run a [...]

Nvidia helps Aetina target smart cities and retail

Taiwanese firm Aetina has launched platforms powered by the Nvidia Jetson AGX Orin for artificial intelligence (AI) and computer vision in smart city and smart retail applications. The AGX [...]

Telensa streetlights combine UNB and cellular

Signify subsidiary Telensa has launched a technology-neutral connected streetlight platform to help cities reduce cost and improve reach and performance. A hybrid UNB and cellular approach gives Telensa the [...]

Hyundai virtual exhibition shows city futures

South Korean car maker Hyundai is showcasing the future of cities through a virtual exhibition. Hyundai Motor Group (HMG) has opened the virtual exhibition to the public as a [...]

Digi and UR deliver ITS in UK

A partnership between IoT connectivity firm Digi and Italy’s UR Group aims to deliver intelligent transport system (ITS) services to UK-based organisations. Digi is a Minnesota-based provider of IoT [...]

North Texas turns to Peachtree Corners for smart city ideas

Peachtree Corners – a 5G smart city in Georgia, USA – is helping the North Texas Innovation Alliance (NTXIA) create smart city efforts across its region. NTXIA is a [...]