Smart City News

The latest news on Smart City and smart lighting technology. 

Articles tagged with #iot (25)

Archive >

Smart City 3.0 has been heralded

24th November 2017

As the paradigm of smart cities continues to evolve, a trend is emerging around citizen centricity. Heralded as the the 3rd stage of smart city development, due to its rapid adoption, smart city ...

#big data#city leader#digital city#iot#millennials#responsive cities#responsive city#smart citizens#smart city collaboration#smart city model#smart lighting#smart sensing#smartcity leaders#smartcity tips#sustainable cities#technology#uk smart city

The strategic role connected lighting is playing in smart cities

22nd August 2017

The growing population and inevitable urbanisation are two of the key macro factors driving the need for smart city development. By 2050, ten billion people are expected to inhabit the planet, ...

#5g#big data#city leader#councils#data security#digital city#iot#news tag#open standards#responsive cities#responsive city#smart citizens#smart city#smart lighting#sustainable cities#technology#the humble lamppost#uk smart city

Insurance and the IoT

3rd November 2016

Insurers are always looking for new ways to sell their services, but with Admiral’s recent attempt to use customers’ Facebook data to calculate their car insurance premium, could the IoT ...

#iot

Consumer interest in the IoT is waning

14th September 2016

IoT developers are constantly promising more from the IoT, but a recent survey has shown that consumer demand for IoT devices is stalling. Those working in the IoT industry believe that the ...

#iot

Amazon IoT button launched in the UK

31st August 2016

Consumers in the UK can now instantly purchase items with the launch of Amazon’s Dash IoT button. The wireless buttons, which are powered by Amazon’s Dash Replenishment Service (DRS), ...

#iot

The IoT is already creating new jobs

19th August 2016

There is a lot of buzz about how the IoT will change the world, but the new jobs that have already been borne out of the IoT prove that it is already influencing our lives. We now have ...

#iot

Businesses must get strategic with IoT

14th July 2016

The Internet of Things is growing rapidly, and many organisations have experienced success with pilot IoT projects. However, as they look to move into wider deployments of IoT devices, they must ...

#iot

Tech experts face challenges from the IoT

23rd June 2016

There are many opportunities that come with the IoT – improved utility, increased efficiency and convenience of services – but there are also new challenges, which the tech community must ...

#iot#network

London needs support to grow IoT industry

22nd June 2016

It’s London Technology Week, and Jim Bowes – CEO and co-founder of digital consultancy Manifesto – has called for more support for London’s IoT sector. Bowes suggested ways ...

#city#iot

More on Lucy Zodion and Smart Cities

Find out more