New Zealand’s smart sensors nearly cover the range of the human senses and a new initiative that brings together work in various cities could make the country a leader in research. Learn how.
It's not hard to get caught up in the technologies that make smart cities work and forget they need to be interoperable and secure. Our story shares insights into why those qualities are critical for smart city success.
IDEA City is set to be an urban precinct where technology, research, creativity, and design meets to create a desirable place to live and work. We speak with Chris Isles from Place Design Group on smart city planning.
Can you imagine cutting the number of systems you are using by 40% and not only getting all your city’s work done, but better serving the public? See how this New Zealand city did just that.
A smart city is a resilient one, and the path of destruction from Tropical Cyclone Debbie, which has left many battered and bruised, provides a good reason why.
Sydney's population will almost double in 30 years — and urban planners expect the city will be hard-pressed to offer essential services for its citizens. Read on to learn why one expert says data could help the city cope.
Could an EU ‘Humble Lamppost’ type program in Australia and New Zealand be the key ingredient to unleashing a smart street lighting and controls revolution in the region and accelerate IoT deployment? Well, yes!
Seattle rolls out mobile showers. San Fernando teens invent solar-powered tents. Melbourne university names professor of homelessness. Vancouver PPP creates 900 housing units… Detroit businesses put homeless women to work.
Australia is beginning to move from an uncoordinated approach to advancing smart cities to one that is based on collaboration and standards. Learn about new efforts in that direction.
As cities and regions elsewhere in the world are discovering, preparing Western Australia's roads for the transition to driverless cars will be expensive, says the Royal Automobile Club. And the time to invest is now.