Smart City RFP – Richmond VA Smart City Infrastructure

Title: RFI – Smart City Infrastructure Deadline: 7/16/2021 3:30 PM   (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada) Status: Open Solicitation Number: 210014898-1 Description: City of Richmond 900 E. Broad St Room 1104 Richmond, Virginia 23219 804-646-5802 Lesley Brown Senior Procurement Analyst 804-646-5722 lesley.brown@richmondgov.com Seeking information from firms about the options for implementing a smart city infrastructure to assist the city in advancing its… Read More »

Smart City Cameras with AI Chipset Trends

From PRNewswire April 2021 Security Cameras with AI will be the smart city norm for applications such as intelligent traffic management and preventive threat detection. SINGAPORE, April 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — According to global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research, the global installed base of smart cameras with an Artificial Intelligence (AI) chipset will reach over 350 million in 2025. The inclusion of… Read More »

Smart City Design for Accessibility – Smart City Project in South Korea Results

Smart City Design for Accessibility – Test in Korea Interesting company based in South Korea which focuses on Accessibility.  Braille is a large focus technology. Smart City is a big focus. 40 million blind people in Korea Technologies include their Dot pad, the Dot braille smartwatch (think Stevie Wonder) and the Dot reader. Official e-text book for blind… Read More »

Designing For Outdoor Video Surveillance in Smart Cities — ElectronicDesign article

Article on electronic design considerations for outdoor video surveillance – March 2021 What are the key considerations and solutions for EEs involved in designing outdoor surveillance systems and other IoT devices for smart cities? Rickard Barrefelt Christian Koehler MAR 10, 2021 Related To: TE Connectivity What you’ll learn: What are the main drivers of the rising outdoor surveillance… Read More »

Yet another smart city project launched by Google-backed Sidewalk Labs scrapped

From BusinessInsider Feb 2021 — Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs abandons another US smart city project after fights about transparency Sidewalk Labs, a sister company of Google, has ditched another smart city plan after reported disputes over data sharing with officials. In 2019, Sidewalk Labs partnered with officials in Portland, Oregon, on a plan to track how people move around the… Read More »

Market Budget Update – State, Local, Education and Federal – Transportation Sector Update – Feb 2021

From KioskIndustry.org Feb2021 — Budgets Published: February 09, 2021 Over the weekend, chances significantly improved for major federal stimulus for the state, local, and education (SLED) market. The Biden administration along with Democrats in Congress advanced legislation that would provide more than $500 billion in aid to address SLED fiscal concerns. It appears that Democrats could fully enact… Read More »

IoT Connected Solutions Platform for Convenience Store

Link on Dover DFS Launches Groundbreaking Digital Transformation Connected Solutions Platform: DFS DX   AUSTIN, TEXAS – February 9, 2021 – Dover Fueling Solutions, a part of Dover Corporation that delivers advanced fuel dispensing equipment, electronic systems and payment, fleet systems, automatic tank gauging, and wetstock management, is pleased to announce the launch of the DFS DX™ connected… Read More »