After three years, IBM Smarter Trends is closing


Source: IBM 18 August 2015
After three years, IBM Smarter Trends is closing

After three years, nearly 9,000 articles and over 200 videos, IBM Smarter Trends is changing. Here's everything you need to know.

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How Smart Cities Enable Urban Sustainability


Source: Triple Pundit 12 August 2015
How Smart Cities Enable Urban Sustainability

Everything is becoming ‘smart’ these days, from smartphones to smart watches and more. There’s a reason for it.

Canadians pull the plug on renewable energy scheme


Source: The Guardian 11 August 2015
Canadians pull the plug on renewable energy scheme

The Canadian province of Nova Scotia, on the Atlantic seaboard, has ended a programme which gave citizens an incentive to produce renewable energy.

Blue Energy - The Bo Hai Tidal Bridge Project


Source: YouTube 7 August 2015
Blue Energy - The Bo Hai Tidal Bridge Project

Blue Energy plans to build a 120km tidal energy generating bridge across the Bohai Strait, China. This ambitious project would generate...

Solar FREAKIN' Roadways!


Source: SolarRoadWays 6 August 2015
Solar FREAKIN' Roadways!

Two American engineers have set out to overhaul the US's transport and energy infrastructures

Intelligent Urban Transportation


Source: IBM 29 July 2015
Intelligent Urban Transportation

As the world becomes increasingly urbanized, cities, and the movement of people and goods within them, are critical to the future of citizens and...

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Wireless EV Charging Without High Frequency Electromagnetic Fields


Source: Earth Techling 23 July 2015 Featured
Wireless EV Charging Without High Frequency Electromagnetic Fields

Digital is good, but wireless is better. Advancements over the past few decades have made it possible to use our electronic devices without...

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IBM Smarter Cities Public Safety— Emergency Management


Source: IBM 23 July 2015
IBM Smarter Cities Public Safety— Emergency Management

The first obligation of a city is to protect its citizens and its critical infrastructure. But maintaining public safety involves a number of...

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Beyond Borders: Tracing the Impacts of Smarter Public Safety


Source: IBM 21 July 2015
Beyond Borders: Tracing the Impacts of Smarter Public Safety

Public safety is vitally important to people living in cities the world over and is essential to the vibrancy and...

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IBM Center for Applied Insights: The value of smarter social services


Source: IBM 20 July 2015
IBM Center for Applied Insights: The value of smarter social services

Faced with the demand to deliver better outcomes with increasingly restricted resources, many social organizations are finding that the answer is...

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Smarter Public Safety: Enabling And Enhancing Crime Fighting Capabilities


Source: IBM 16 July 2015
Smarter Public Safety: Enabling And Enhancing Crime Fighting Capabilities

With rising population levels in cities across the globe and shifting demographics, Public Safety agencies are increasingly challenged to...

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Explore The Smarter City


Source: YouTube 3 July 2015
Explore The Smarter City

The time to make our cities smarter is now. But how do you keep traffic flowing? Cure a healthcare system? Protect citizens while protecting their...

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IBM puts Smarter Buildings research into practice


Source: IBM 3 July 2015
IBM puts Smarter Buildings research into practice

Smart is...Optimising energy and water usage and enhancing the working environment for IBM researchers by analysing data from thousands of sensors...

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The New Era in Distributed Generation: Delivering Resources to Every Corner of the World


Source: IBM 2 July 2015
The New Era in Distributed Generation: Delivering Resources to Every Corner of the World

Increasing global energy demands and growing attention to environmental issues require reliable, high-quality power supplies and the use of...

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London's first double-decker electric-only bus planned


Source: BBC News 30 June 2015
London's first double-decker electric-only bus planned

A double-decker London bus powered solely by electricity will be tested in October, Boris Johnson has said.

Smart Bay, Smart Water


Source: YouTube 24 June 2015
Smart Bay, Smart Water

The SmartBay Project created a system to monitor wave conditions, marine life and pollution levels in and...

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Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition


Source: YouTube 23 June 2015 Featured
Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition

Toyota's latest concept car, called the Smart INSECT, works as a giant accessory for your cell phone, connecting to all sorts of...

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Clean energy 'creates more jobs than fossil fuels', report claims


Source: BusinessGreen 22 June 2015
Clean energy 'creates more jobs than fossil fuels', report claims

Research paper claims renewable energies and energy efficiency can maintain economic growth and provide a sufficient supply of energy.

A vision of smarter cities.


Source: IBM 22 June 2015
A vision of smarter cities.

An urbanizing world means cities are gaining greater control over their development, economically and politically. Cities are also...

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Customer Focussed Utilities


Source: IBM 18 June 2015
Customer Focussed Utilities

Two recent IBM research reports, Plugging in the Consumer: Innovating Utility Business Models for the Future, and...

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Six things business needs to know about water and sustainability


Source: The Guardian 17 June 2015
Six things business needs to know about water and sustainability

Companies must adapt to a new era and work with local communities, government and industry to safeguard their water supplies and reputation.

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