Special Reports

Smart students and smart thinking

Smart students and smart thinking

The NYU Tandon’s STEM programme for high school students showcased a wealth of smart city innovation

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...

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

MulteFire for the city

MulteFire for the city

MulteFire Alliance was set up by a group of technology companies to exploit opportunities in the unlicensed and shared spectrum. SCW talks to its president Mazen Chmaytelli

Wireless charging: the new connectivity?

Wireless charging: the new connectivity?

It is a game-changing technology for smart cities and citizens but needs managing and monetising, which is where UK SME Chargifi comes in

Transmission vamp

Transmission vamp

Small antennae play a big role in smart city development and Taoglas is on the front line

Anatomy of a smart building

Anatomy of a smart building

How Libelium has turned its headquarters into an intelligent building to demonstrate just what the IoT can do for owners and operators

IoT sense and (in)security

IoT sense and (in)security

It’s all about trust