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Smart Transportation

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Many African countries have continually made moves that will align them with the world trends. Countries like Rwanda have been seen to spearhead smart city development in their country, with reforms like development of Wi-Fi in public areas, including transport vehicles. They have also been able to implement cashless payment …
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It is evident there is a growing demand for mobile connectivity within the car. Not just from the passengers, mind you, but companies are looking for ways to physically equip cars with 5G connectivity. This will allow these vehicles to receive and broadcast information during the era of smart cities. …
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Moreover, with the Software Suite that is integrated with the Worldsensing parking management system they city can stay ahead of any challenges that may arise and can make fast decision based on real-time information of parking occupancy. The initial stage of the project began with the placement of 30 sensors …
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It is time to revisit an opinion first published in 2016 in the Idaho Statesman. To recap, Mayor Dave Bieter presented to the Boise Downtown Association in 2016 his thoughts for the future of Boise, including transportation. Those thoughts are at odds with the future. To the best of my …
INDIA AND UK

India & UK today agreed to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on bilateral cooperation in urban transport policy planning, technology transfer and institutional organization of transport. The decision to enter into a bilateral cooperation arrangement between the Transport For London (TFL) and the Indian Ministry of Road Transport and …
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Columbus’ Smart City initiative is launching a startup accelerator, seeking applicants for 10 awards of up to $100,000 each to apply new technologies to old industries – such as self-driving cars in transportation or 3D printing in manufacturing – and make mid-sized cities run more sustainably and efficiently. Singularity University, …
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Miovision, a global leader in smart traffic technology, is building the foundation for smart cities with the world’s most advanced traffic AI.Earlier this year, Miovision launched Miovision Labs to be the research and testing ground for the next generation of traffic technology. Part of that work is helping cities use …
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Turning $50 million into $500 million is one of the greatest feats that Columbus, Ohio has ever accomplished. In June 2016, the city of Columbus landed a much-coveted $40 million grant from the US Department of Transportation and $10 million from Vulcan Inc. as part of the federal Smart City …
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With a focus on ‘Smart cities – infrastructure and transport of the future’, Volvo Group will host its inaugural Innovation Summit in London on May 16, 2017. Moderated by Richard Westcott, the BBC’s transport correspondent, the event will gather leading people from government, major transport systems, industry bodies and manufacturing …
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The city-state’s researchers look to electric vehicles, autonomous vehicles, strong transportation policies and public transit as a recipe for smart mobility.Editor’s note: Singapore is known as a global leader in a burgeoning smart cities market. StateScoop’s Jason Shueh got a closer look at its policies and technologies. This is his …