Dubai’s smart city ambitions

Dubai’s smart city ambitions

🕔11:54, 17.Feb 2016

In recent years, governments around the world have been looking to apply the principles of The Internet of Things (IoT) to the urban environment, creating “smart cities”. These are able to monitor the way they are being used and employing

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Vancouver Reveal Measures to Improve Real Estate Data Collection

Vancouver Reveal Measures to Improve Real Estate Data Collection

🕔12:33, 16.Feb 2016

British Columbia will introduce new measures to improve the collection of data around real estate transactions – information Finance Minister Mike de Jong says will then be shared with the Canada Revenue Agency. “The vast majority of Canadians and British

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Chattanooga vies for $40 million grant to design, implement traffic system of the future

Chattanooga vies for $40 million grant to design, implement traffic system of the future

🕔09:13, 16.Feb 2016

City of tomorrow: Gig City dreams of driverless cars. The city engineer speculates that the downtown electric shuttle might be a place they look to install the first driverless vehicle. Kevin Comstock wants your car to have a little chat

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US Ground Transport Reaches Technological Tipping Point

US Ground Transport Reaches Technological Tipping Point

🕔15:39, 15.Feb 2016

Americans are driving less and travelling more, and are far more open to innovative solutions that improve their experience on the road.  Wanderu co-founders CEO Polina Raygorodskaya and COO Igor Bratnikov are both 29. The pair recently made the list

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Volvo to Study, Suggest Public Transport for Thane city

Volvo to Study, Suggest Public Transport for Thane city

🕔13:56, 15.Feb 2016

Though Thane has grown as a city in the past decade, with many people choosing to make it their first home, public transportation is still a huge problem. To study and suggest a suitable mode of transport for the public,

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Local, State government Eyeing BRT Project as Future of Local Transportation

Local, State government Eyeing BRT Project as Future of Local Transportation

🕔13:13, 15.Feb 2016

The last obstacle to construction of a Broad Street-centered bus rapid transit service was cleared last week when Richmond City Council approved the $50 million project, billed by advocates as the spine around which the bones of a true regional

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‘Smart Cambridge’ data hub to support futuristic projects to combat Cambridge congestion

‘Smart Cambridge’ data hub to support futuristic projects to combat Cambridge congestion

🕔13:11, 15.Feb 2016

A new hi-tech ‘data hub’ for Cambridge could help transform journeys in and around the city as the ‘smart cities’ agenda moves from futuristic dream to reality. The City Deal’s ‘Smart Cambridge’ workstream has now unveiled three specific projects that

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Uber Offers to Work with London’s “Black Cab” Drivers

Uber Offers to Work with London’s “Black Cab” Drivers

🕔11:39, 15.Feb 2016

Uber is suggesting that it and black cabs can both “thrive” in London, ahead of a planned protest against the app by taxi drivers tomorrow. In a statement, Uber says it believes it can coexist with black cabs, because there

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Stop the Accidents – Now

Stop the Accidents – Now

🕔15:42, 12.Feb 2016

Almost 26,000 people lost their lives in road accidents in Europe in 2014[1]. This is almost as many as the year before and some distance from the annual decrease of 6.7 per cent that would lead to the EU target of

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Safety & Security in Transport

Safety & Security in Transport

🕔15:33, 12.Feb 2016

Patrik Anderson indentifies trends in incident management for public transport operators    We see both Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) and Video Management System (VMS) vendors offering professional incident management modules which integrate with modern network video camera systems. This

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