Students at the University of Texas at Austin used the RideScout app to help plan mass transit trips to save time when commuting to and from classes.
Paul Nelsen, Senior Director of Smart Grid APAC at Council Lead Partner Itron, talks about the opportunities, challenges and solutions facing Asian utilities at Asian Utility Week 2015.
Council Lead Partner Qualcomm was honored by the Intelligent Transportation Society of America for its work with Honda to improve pedestrian safety. Learn about the technology which uses smartphones and car-based technologies to make drivers and pedestrians more aware of each other.
Thanks to the Yammer private social network and interactive models from Corinth Classroom, students at two schools 5,000 miles apart are able to collaborate on an international education project. Watch the video for details.
With help from software development and consulting company Invid, the University of Puerto Rico Humacao has added another layer of safety to its security measures -- the faculty and students themselves. Watch the video to find out how a mobile application allows them to report incidents and medical emergencies with a button push.
Singapore is using a variety of approaches to improve travel throughout the city for its residents and visitors while maintaining and adding to its natural environment. Watch the video for an explanation.
Amsterdam is facing the challenge of accelerating population growth so familiar to many of the world’s major cities. Watch the video to learn how Amsterdam's city council plans to accommodate that growth while maintaining or improving services.
The ice arena for the Minnesota Wild Hockey Club is a complex operation. Now, with the PI System from OSIsoft, facility operators can monitor ice conditions and energy efficiency for the insights they need to make better operations decisions. Watch the video to learn how.
As city populations swell around the world, a big question looming over city leaders' heads is matching resources with needs and finding the right financing mechanisms to make that happen. Watch this video for a discussion on how cities can address the urban investment gap.
With more than 4 billion people in the world lacking Internet access, Mawingu hopes to provide a solution. Watch in this Microsoft video how the company uses TV white space, or the gaps in between TV channels, to deliver fast, affordable and reliable connectivity to rural areas in Kenya.