Montreal wins $50 million from federal government in Smart Cities Challenge

Montreal has a $50 million more budget to put towards its smart city plan today. Infrastructure Canada today announced the...

May 15th, 2019 Lynn Greiner

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Hashtag Trending – Smart Cities Challenge conclusion; Apple Watch update; OCE Discovery

One smart city in Canada will be $50 million richer at the end of the day. A software update for...

May 14th, 2019 Brian Jackson

Partnerships are essential for smart cities to make a difference for citizens

How do you measure success as a smart city? It’s not just about the finances, but also the “social return...

May 8th, 2019 Cindy Baker

Smart cities and the evolution of great ideas into tangible benefits

It is an increasingly urban planet. In recent years, the prospect of better job opportunities and living conditions has been...

April 4th, 2019 Glenn Weir

Just figured out cloud, mobile, and data? Well ‘Built Tech’ is your next challenge

Just when IT pros thought we had cloud, mobile, data and social figured out, we can now add built tech...

April 2nd, 2019 Roberta Kowalishin

How the Esri platform helps the City of Cambridge reduce drug waste

The City of Cambridge had a crisis on its hands last September. It started with a toddler pricking his hand...

September 17th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Sidewalk Labs: Smart cities and opportunities we shouldn’t miss

One of the world’s greatest IT opportunities is staring us in the face. But will Canadian talent and Canadian technology...

September 5th, 2018 David Crane

Smart cities need ‘heightened awareness’ of privacy, Ontario assistant privacy commissioner says

Internet of Things (IoT) technology is a reality that cities across the world are waking up to, and the proliferation...

August 21st, 2018 Shruti Shekar

Making cities smarter with AI

By Bettina Tratz-Ryan Gartner, Inc. Vienna’s residents and tourists do not have to rely on the kindness of strangers or...

August 7th, 2018 Gartner