Window-shopping, buying a coffee, searching for a restroom—all of these activities are traced, timed and tracked in a smart city like Quayside, Toronto. And the concept of a data trust doesn’t address the thorny question of who owns the data that’s gathered and whether people can opt out in a meaningful way.
When done right, data monetization can be an untapped source of third-party revenue. Learn why companies should consider leveraging data insights to achieve these tangible results.
A large real estate firm in New York City created a private operating system to better crunch and report its data, and machine learning and mobile technology to maximize cost savings and keep tenants comfortable during all seasons.
Experts across the globe are turning to data and transformative technologies like machine learning to predict, prepare for, and manage disasters that follow wildfires. Learn how emerging technologies are transforming satellite information to deliver data far faster and with more detail than ever before.
The growing 5G network has the potential to impact urban environments like New York City in a number of ways, such as ensuring the safety of self-driving cars and automating real-time traffic reports.
If you’ve ever been in a car accident, you know that feeling of frustration. Automobile insurers are looking to blockchain technology to make the claims process less stressful and more efficient for all.
Technology plays a critical role in addressing public safety emergencies, from surveillance cameras to biometric scanners. But it’s the Internet of Things that enables such devices to be connected, allowing for real-time threat monitoring and faster, smarter response tactics that keep the public—and those tasked with protecting them—safe.