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THE ONLY WAY IS ETHICS

THE ONLY WAY IS ETHICS

🕔11:38, 20.Oct 2017

Three FIWARE-based solutions for Smart Cities are joining forces to develop a modular and open platform, leveraging “complementary vertical experiences” in the fields of IoT, data management and citizen engagement. The all-Italian line-up is brought together by a common passion

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WELCOME TO UTOPIA: YOU HAVE ARRIVED AT YOUR DESTINATION

WELCOME TO UTOPIA: YOU HAVE ARRIVED AT YOUR DESTINATION

🕔11:29, 20.Oct 2017

Improved urban mobility means quality of life, says Dr Carl Friedrich Eckhardt, but it is necessary to pave the way for those who would rather use a car instead of owning one Mobility is essential for our quality of life. It

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UK Government Announces Funding For a World-Leading Smart Mobility Living Lab in London

UK Government Announces Funding For a World-Leading Smart Mobility Living Lab in London

🕔15:59, 19.Oct 2017

A consortium led by TRL, the global centre for innovation in transport and mobility, has been awarded £13.4m of the government’s £51m Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) test bed funding to create a world-leading, real-world test environment in London for

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Alphabet To Build “Future City” in Toronto

Alphabet To Build “Future City” in Toronto

🕔15:55, 19.Oct 2017

Sidewalk Labs, a division of Alphabet Inc, Google’s parent company, has signed a deal to map out a new kind of neighbourhood on Toronto’s waterfront that could demonstrate how data-driven technology can improve the quality of city life. Sidewalk Labs and

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Welcome to the Future of Integrated Mobility

Welcome to the Future of Integrated Mobility

🕔11:02, 19.Oct 2017

With the 2017 ITS World Congress in Montréal only a day away, Thinking Highways and Thinking Cities invites you delve into the future with – CONNECTED North America. Produced in collaboration with ITS America, the online preview edition is available to

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frontierCities 2: Another Level of Impact, The Next Stage of Development part 2

frontierCities 2: Another Level of Impact, The Next Stage of Development part 2

🕔14:58, 6.Oct 2017

Thinking Cities magazine talks to frontierCities 2 FI-TECH grantees Leonardo Santiago of Ateknea and Fliware’s Marco de la Feld about their FIWARE-enabled solutions, how they will benefit society and how their systems will help to revolutionise how we travel. Click here

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frontierCities2: Another Level of Impact at the Next Stage of Development

frontierCities2: Another Level of Impact at the Next Stage of Development

🕔11:08, 5.Oct 2017

In a series of fascinating discussions, Thinking Cities talks to the frontierCities2 Market Acceleration Grant companies about their smart city mobility solutions, how they will be of benefit to society and, importantly, how they will promote the accelerated take-up of

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Silver Spring Networks to Extend Starfish PaaS Service to Additional Areas in London

Silver Spring Networks to Extend Starfish PaaS Service to Additional Areas in London

🕔11:07, 9.Aug 2017

Silver Spring Networks, Inc has announced that it will deploy its Starfish™ platform-as-a-service (PaaS) across the City of London and the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. This adds to the previously announced London deployment in the City of Westminster.

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Solving the Clean Air Zone Conundrum

Solving the Clean Air Zone Conundrum

🕔11:18, 7.Aug 2017

For a number of local authorities, the UK plan for tackling roadside NO2 concentrations presents a significant challenge, requiring them to improve poor air quality as quickly as possible. Whilst the latest ultra-clean Euro VI buses and advanced electrified options comfortably

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Cenex Announces Trial of Natural Gas Trucks

Cenex Announces Trial of Natural Gas Trucks

🕔11:14, 7.Aug 2017

Cenex – the UK’s first Centre of Excellence for low carbon technologies – today announced its involvement in the UK’s largest trial of biomethane-fuelled lorries. Led by Air Liquide, world leader in gases, technologies and services for industry and health

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