Helping Augmented Reality Reach Its Potential

Several IEEE activities bring awareness to the technology’s possibilities                             Augmented reality—which provides a digitally enhanced view of the world by adding…

Prediction about smart cities

The number of smart cities worldwide will quadruple within a 12-year period — with at least 88 by 2025 — proliferating as local governments work with the private sector to cope with a multitude of…

Global leaders embracing smart cities

The smart city concept is driving new integrated approaches to city operations with city leaders globally embracing the smart city concept by heralding innovative projects and laying out a vision for how cities can use…

Capitalizing on the digital transformation

Energy companies are undergoing a digital transformation. Customers are driving this shift in business model, in part, through their choice of communication channels. Mobile is a huge part. In 2013, utility customer communication via mobile…

Smart Cities: Choice or necessity?

Asia-Pacific boasts most of the world’s largest and fastest-growing urban areas, and smart city technology is becoming a crucial element of their future development, according to Navigant Research, as nations throughout the region are sponsoring…