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  • Telstra eyes 5G ‘smart cities’ play

    Telstra’s network engineering chief says that the company is preparing to test the potential of 5G to enable smart cities, as the telco continues its program of rolling out support for the new standard across its existing mobile base stations.

  • What is a smart city? How to define a smart city

    'Smart city' has become more than just a buzzword in recent years. In fact, with the increase in Internet of Things (IoT) and connected devices, more cities around the world are becoming smarter than ever before.

  • Adelaide pilots smart city technology

    Networking vendor Cisco has teamed up with the South Australian government and the City of Adelaide for a trial of traffic sensors that can potentially be used to ease congestion as well as communicate with autonomous vehicles.

  • New Australian group pushes smart city, IoT standard

    Assistant minister for cities and digital transformation, Angus Taylor, yesterday helped launch an Australian counterpart of a UK organisation that pushes an Internet of Things standard intended to help promote the development of smart cities.

  • Gaming to drive design for Maroochydore smart city

    Maroochydore in Queensland is set to become a smart city with the help of the local and international gaming community. The-Core is working with Maroochy Shire Council on a global competition where participants build a city or an aspect of a city through the game Minecraft.