Tampa Gets Smart Kiosks and IKE Smart City Kiosks

News item TAMPA, Fla. — The Tampa Downtown Partnership and IKE Smart City, along with Tampa Mayor Jane Castor and Council Chairman Orlando Gudes, introduced new interactive kiosks to the community. During a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Tampa Convention Center Wednesday, the Interactive Kiosk Experience (IKE) had its time to shine. Video According to a press release, these… Read More »

Smart City Project Menifee California

Smart City Opportunity California Rapid technological development and innovation has created great opportunity for cities to utilize a wide array of technology such as advanced data analytics tools to grow the economy, engage the community, improve government efficiency, and enhance quality of life. As a young and rapidly growing city, the City of Menifee (City) desires to develop… Read More »

Solar Powered Transit Signs for Department of Transportation

Smart City Transit Signs Solar News The City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation (“City” or “LADOT” used interchangeably throughout this document) operates the Commuter Express and DASH Transit Programs. Commuter xpress operates fifteen (15) routes, and DASH operates thirty-one (31) routes for a total of forty-six (46) transit routes. Between the Commuter Express and DASH programs, LADOT… Read More »

Colorado Smart Cities Alliance Announces Revive! Winners

Colorado Smart City News From GovTech August 2021 — Six technology providers were selected as part of the challenge for solutions in areas like transportation and economic development to assist cities in the Denver region with their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic Excerpt: Six technology providers have been selected as the winners of the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance… Read More »

Smart Cities Potential Benefits – Forbes Viewpoint

Write up by Forbes Technology Council from July 2021 16 members of Forbes Technology Council shared what they think are the potential upgrades from Smart Cities. In Brief Efficiency – more data means more improvements. Hopefully, the data will be better integrated.  Sometimes having three different systems will result in more data but by its isolation into silos… Read More »

WeHo Smart City – Data and Governance Requirements Due 7/26

City of West Hollywood Request for Proposals (RFP) Data Sharing Standards and Data Governance Guidelines PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of a Request for Proposals to develop an internal data sharing and data governance guidelines project. The City of West Hollywood aspires to become a data-driven organization. For this Request for Proposals (“RFP”), the City seeks a team… Read More »

Potential Miami Smart City Kiosks by IKE Smart City

From SmartCities World June 2021 The kiosks are to serve as a free wi-fi hotspot and provide detailed wayfinding, events and civic resources. Smart City In Brief Provided at no cost to taxpayers Double-sided and look to be outdoor. Serves as hotspot Plan is to eventually install 150 kiosks Smart City Insight Another example of the pedestrian market,… Read More »

Bus Stop Transit Signs for MTA and NY – Low Power Digital Signage

Scope of RFP – Low Power Digital Signage for Transit This Request for Proposals is for the procurement of high contrast, low-power digital Real Time Passenger Information (RTPI) signs (including ePaper or other low power display technologies) to communicate bus arrival predictions, bus route information, and alerts for Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) bus services. The selected vendor will… Read More »

Smart City DOOH Displays (or Internet Kiosks) by British Telecom Enhanced

Posted on Sixteen:Nine Jun2021 In Brief: Once again the rise of the BT internet kiosk. We remember them back in early 2000s (2003 to be exact). Remember Marconi and 20,000 kiosks?  We think they market IP now. Looks they have mostly given up on being a transactional device limited to mobile proxy.  Probably sell advertising space and hold… Read More »

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 [email protected] Seeking information from firms about the options for implementing a smart city infrastructure to assist the city in advancing its… Read More »