Technology for efficient water management in Smart Cities

One of the new Smart city values is to make its inhabitants’ lives easier by introducing technology in infrastructures and services. This is the technology that makes a better management of water spending possible, a scarce and important resource in our society. The quality of life in a city can undoubtedly be measured by the

Ranking of the 33 most intelligent cities

As part of this year’s Smarter Cities Challenge  programme of IBM, the 33 cities in the world to receive the grant were announced. The Smarter Cities Challenge aims to promote and improve 100 cities in the world, introducing services and technology to make them Smart Cities. The total invested by IBM is around 50 million dollars. The

Intelligent Cities Forum and Government Hiring in Bogota

During the forum that will be celebrated this month in the city of Bogota, the importance of the introduction of new technology in public services, the improvement this will bring to the energy efficiency of city infrastructure and to essential resources such as electricity, water and transport, will be discussed. All this is to achieve

Smart Cities could reduce their energy consumption up to a 40%

The implementation of new smart city systems, for the electricity demand and generation management, such as the ones being installed in the smart cities, will save up to 40% of the electricity consumption. This is what a body of experts from the University of Seville (US) in Spain stated, they designed a control system that

Report on Intelligent Cities

We found a very interesting report on Intelligent Cities on the PCActual web site. It emphasises how important it is for the authorities to know how the data provided by an intelligent city can make the citizens’ life much easier and more comfortable; traffic jams, lack of parking space and pollution will not be problems

The new Smart Cities with free WIFI access

A project called “Wireless Smart Cities” was presented at the Mobile Web Congress of Barcelona, it is already running in around 60 cities, in public spaces such as streets, transport, cafeterias etc… Connecting users to high speed internet from any point in the city. An essential pillar of Smart cities. On this page you will find