Canadian digital strategy isn’t very smart, says consultant

The federal government’s new funding of broadband projects to ensure Canadians in outlying communities have access to Internet delivering at least 5 Mbps is less than inspiring for communities hoping to become smart

Published on: April 10th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Smaller smart city projects seen in 2014

Concerns around funding are keeping many municipalities around the world from fully implementing their smart city projects, according to analyst firm IDC. This, coupled with many city governments’ risk-adverse nature will account for

Published on: February 19th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Split decision on ‘smart city’ hype

The technology press isn’t often great at challenging hype. Technology reporters breathe high-tech air all day, every day, and the technology can seem more ubiquitous, the reception more enthusiastic, than it is on

Published on: December 18th, 2013 Dave Webb