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MIT course looks ‘Beyond Smart Cities’

Cities Apr 25, 2014

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) plans to offer a short continuing education course titled “Beyond Smart Cities” this June. The course, according to MIT, will focus on “understanding the complexities of cities through the use of Big Data... Read more

Prodea releases platform for the ‘connected home’

Cloud Apr 11, 2014

A company called Prodea Systems has released what it calls a “one-of-a-kind” platform for... Read more

Xerox acquires Smart Data Consulting

Investment Apr 11, 2014

Xerox is aiming to expand its e-discovery capabilities with its recent acquisition of Smart... Read more

Smart design gains momentum in Middle East

Cities Apr 11, 2014

The quest for smart urban design is rapidly gaining momentum in the Middle East,... Read more

Smart-building tech market set to triple

Investment Apr 4, 2014

The market for smart-building technologies is expected to triple between now and 2018, according... Read more
London taxi drivers back clean-air campaign
London taxi drivers are joining a campaign to raise public awareness about the dangers...
Young UK entrepreneurs get global perspective
Promising new British entrepreneurs will have a chance to hone their business skills through...
UK, Germany target 5G, ‘internet of things’
As two countries that have made new technology development a priority, the UK and...
Dubai envisions ‘new-era’ city in 3 years
Dubai’s newly launched smart-city ambitions include the goal of converting 1,000 government services into...
London taxi drivers back clean-air campaign
London taxi drivers are joining a campaign to raise public awareness about the dangers of city air pollution. The Licensed Taxi Drivers Association (LTDA)...
Young UK entrepreneurs get global perspective
Promising new British entrepreneurs will have a chance to hone their business skills through a new volunteer program that links them with startups and...
UK, Germany target 5G, ‘internet of things’
As two countries that have made new technology development a priority, the UK and Germany are teaming up in hopes of doing even more...
Dubai envisions ‘new-era’ city in 3 years
Dubai’s newly launched smart-city ambitions include the goal of converting 1,000 government services into smart services over the next three years. Plans for the...
MIT course looks ‘Beyond Smart Cities’
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) plans to offer a short continuing education course titled “Beyond Smart Cities” this...
London lab aims for next-gen city innovation
A new lab in London is aimed at helping university and industry researchers work together to develop “the next...