There will be more than 50 billion smart devices in the world by 2030, managing and monitoring everything from our health to our roads. But what are the pros and cons of handing city management over to the IoT?
Rohit Gupta, vice president and head of manufacturing, logistics, energy & utilities, Europe at Cognizant, discusses how roads will become safer with the advent of 5G
How APIs, microservices and visual interfaces can be best used to build the smart city of tomorrow
Mirai Internet of Things DDoS attacks expose smart city risks
Entrepreneurs and analysts met recently to discuss the barriers in the way of making the connected future work
Smart cities are developing faster than you might think, says Xavier Diab
Smart grids attract smart money: 'With the IoT it's the energy use cases that are attracting investors', says AutoGrid
With the IoT the hype has largely gone ahead of the reality, not so with 'Internet of Energy'
Budget 2015: George Osborne pledges £140m to develop Internet of Things, smart cities and driverless cars - Updated
But EY warns that funds must also be used to examine security of connected devices
Martin Vesper of DigitalSTROM on how dumb appliances are becoming intelligent and connecting to services in the cloud
Digitalstrom CEO Martin Vesper explains how scalability and low latency were key reasons for selecting Tibco to power its products
Mobile machine-to-machine communications boom driven by 3G and 4G mobile, 'connected cars' and 'smart cities'