Pedestrian Detection and Connected Vehicle technology

Purpose The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to solicit feedback and input from consultants and vendors on the deployment of Pedestrian Detection and Connected Vehicle technology in Las Vegas, Nevada. The objective is to understand Pedestrian Detection and Connected Vehicle technology capabilities and receive input, not to make a vendor selection. The outcome of the… Read More »

Las Vegas Expands Smart City Project

From StateTech Magazine Jun2020 In May, the city announced the expansion of its Accelerate Smart project to include two new locations: the city’s Community Healing Garden and part of Las Vegas Boulevard at South Main Street and East St. Louis Avenue. NTT and the city expect to further expand the project to Bob Baskin Park, Rotary Park, Stupak Park and Ethel Pearson… Read More »

What’s Going On with Facial Recognition?

Several developments in the Facial Recognition arena.  The big starting point is that IBM is ditching Facial Recognition. In a letter to members of Congress, IBM CEO Arvind Krishna said the company would no longer make general-purpose facial recognition and analysis software, citing concerns about the technology’s use by law enforcement agencies. He clarified that IBM “firmly opposes” the… Read More »

Nevada Smart Transit and Kiosks Project

Smart Transit Kiosk Nevada Deadline for Response is 6/24 Issue Date: 6/3/2020 Question Deadline: 6/15/2020 03:00 PM (PT) Response Deadline: 6/24/2020 03:00 PM (PT) Notes: The purpose of this RFI is to receive cost-effective, convenient, and innovative technology solutions to be implemented at existing and/or future transit shelters. The requirements listed in this RFI document are preliminary requirements… 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 »