Special Reports

BuildingIQ

BuildingIQ

The intelligent management of buildings is way up on the smart cities agenda. SCW talks to Steve Nguyen at BuildingIQ

Case study: The connected bus shelter

Case study: The connected bus shelter

Teaser: New technologies and applications are now being used that enable bus shelters to be so much more...

Cities without cars

Cities without cars

Can you take the car out of the city, and how do you do it? We look at current initiatives in Madrid and Oslo

A tale of three cities

A tale of three cities

Three cities are winning the race in connected transportation; here’s how others can catch up, by Barry Einsing

Cities in a jam: reducing urban traffic congestion

Cities in a jam: reducing urban traffic congestion

Sarah Wray takes a look at some of the initiatives cities have in place for managing traffic congestion

Solar-powered cities: sunny outlook with patches of cloud

Solar-powered cities: sunny outlook with patches of cloud

Renewable energy, combined with energy efficiency is central to powering cities of the future. Sarah Wray looks at how solar is a key part of that energy mix

Urban aquabatics

Urban aquabatics

Sarah Wray checks out some of the latest technologies in use to help cities manage and save water

Back to the future

Back to the future

How Assetic is helping to close the global infrastructure gap

From Manchester to Melbourne

From Manchester to Melbourne

The UK’s CityVerve smart city demonstrator aims to build a blueprint for cities around the world. Upcoming projects include talkative buses, smart-sensing trams and gamifying health and fitness. SmartCitiesWorld reports on its progress to date

Go with the flow

Go with the flow

The benefits of using mobile device movement data to optimise airport operation and improve passenger experience, by Christian Bugislaus Carstens