Smart Cities Must Embrace Decentralization

The term smart cities, and the movement, has been around for a dozen years now. While smart cities initially represented a top-down, multinational, tech-driven paradigm, in recent years, we have begun to witness cities embracing more bottom-up citizen co-creation.

XYO Network Drivers Sweep Races Over the Weekend

“We are in a race to build the future and bring blockchain technology to the real world through practical applications that will become the foundation of smart cities across the world,” said XYO Network co-founder Markus Levin. “We are thrilled to have such incredible drivers as brand ambassadors as we …

Indonesia Morning News For April 30

Three Indonesian cities proposed to be ASEAN smart cities. Three cities in Indonesia, Jakarta, Makassar in South Sulawesi and Banyuwangi in East Java, are proposed to be included in the ASEAN Smart Cities Network (ASCN). — Antara News. Mandalika Tourism Potential Huge, Indonesia Eximbank …

Business People: Sunday, April 29

Digi International, a Minnetonka-based provider of Internet of Things products and services, announced that Finance & Commerce magazine has selected the company as a recipient of its Progress Minnesota Award. … The Flint Hills Resources Pine Bend refinery, Rosemount, announced that its …

Imagination AI: TiE Inflect 2018

This year we will see a shift in the tracks’ subjects as this year the topics include MarTech, GovTech, AI/Machine Learning, Blockchain, Cybersecurity, Emerging Tech, Health Tech, Internet of Things, Women and Youth, and more. All of these subjects are an integral part of our lives somehow. It will be …