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DART Gets Touchless Kiosks for Wayfinding

From SmartCitiesWorld Aug2020 — Interactive smart digital kiosks at Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) bus and light rail stations have been upgraded to be touchless Interactive Citypost smart digital kiosks at Dallas Area Rapid Transit bus and light rail stations have been upgraded to be contactless to help address Covid-19 concerns. The system upgrade of the Citypost kiosks… Read More »

Houston Building Smart City

From Forbes Aug2020 Houston Is Using The Pandemic As An Opportunity To Build A Resilient Smart City Jun WuContributor Excerpts:  Houston, Texas, with 2.3 million residents, is one of the most diverse cities in America. In the last few decades, Hispanic and Asian immigrants thrived in this metropolis while African Americans established tight-knit communities. Perhaps due to its… Read More »

Elkgrove Smart City RFP Project Due September 11

Introduction The City of Elk Grove (City) is accepting proposals from qualified Consultants (Consultant(s)) for professional services for the Smart City Plan in accordance with the included specifications, terms, and conditions shown in this Request for Proposals (RFP). Prospective respondents are advised to read this information over carefully prior to submitting a proposal. One signed original, one (1)… Read More »

CSG Teams With Colorado Smart Cities Alliance to Advance Technology Innovation

From BusinessWire Aug2020 August 11, 2020 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CSG® (NASDAQ: CSGS) today announced it has joined the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance. In doing so, the company brings its leadership, experience and innovation across customer engagement and digital monetization technologies to support the Alliance and its member companies. “Colorado is at the forefront of… Read More »

2020 IoT Evolution Smart City Innovation Awards Announced

 Smart City Innovation Awards From IOTEvolution July 2020 — Shelton, CT, DATE — IoT Evolution World announced today the recipients of their 2020 Smart City Innovation Awards. The awards, previously known as the Connected Home and Building Awards, honor organizations delivering software or hardware solutions which enable the advancement of the smart home and building industry. “The IoT is becoming an… Read More »

Smart City RFP Update – Ankara Turkey Smart Cities

Turkey: Gaziantep Smart City Roadmap Released: 7/1/2020 Description The U.S. Trade and Development Agency is funding technical assistance to support the development of a Gaziantep Smart City Roadmap in Turkey (USTDA Activity No. 2020-21006A). Interested U.S. firms may access the Request for Proposal by visiting USTDA s website at: . 1000 WILSON BLVD., SUITE 1600 ARLINGTON, VA 22209 USA Arlington, Virginia – The U.S. Trade and… Read More »

New 65” Xtreme™ High Bright Outdoor Display

Peerless-AV® Announces New 65” Xtreme™ High Bright Outdoor Display Award-winning line-up of XtremeTM High Bright Outdoor Displays now offers a larger size with included Outdoor Flat Wall Mount  AURORA, Ill. – May 13, 2020 – Peerless-AV®, an award-winning designer and manufacturer of the highest quality audio and video solutions and accessories, is pleased to share the availability of the new 65”… Read More »

Next Wave of IKE Digital Kiosks For St. Louis

From PR Newswire May 2020 ST. LOUIS, May 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The City of St. Louis, in partnership with IKE Smart City, launched the next round of IKE interactive kiosks beginning with a new installation near the Wohl Recreation Center inside the historic Sherman Park. IKE kiosks are just one of the many innovative smart city initiatives the City is implementing to drive social equity, increase public safety, support businesses, cultural institutions,… Read More »

Smart City – Rent Relief

From Smart Cities Dive May 2020 – Local officials from Seattle to Philadelphia are urging state and federal leaders to offer rent relief and protection for the country’s tens of millions of renters during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.    The call to action comes as 30 million people have filed for unemployment in just six weeks, with some experts estimating that… Read More »