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GM’s Maven car sharing service launches in Baltimore

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8 mentions2 weeks ago
GM’s car sharing brand has expanded to another U.S. city – Baltimore, Maryland. The new city will offer 20 pick-up points and 40 vehicles across the downtown area, with rental ...

A new on-demand battle is speeding toward the U.S.

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20 mentions7 days ago
While Uber’s woes take center stage in the U.S., a different on-demand battle that’s been playing out in China is coming to the states. The battle isn’t over car sharing.

Smart cities must be people-centered, equitable cities

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50 mentions2 months ago
Technology has always been a critical force deeply intertwined with the evolution of cities. From the first human settlements millennia ago to the industrial revolution to today, technological breakthroughs have ...

Infiniti launches a startup lab in Toronto to focus on IoT and smart cities

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13 mentions2 weeks ago
Nissan’s upscale auto brand Infiniti is putting down startup roots in Canada with a new accelerator designed to help spur growth of companies that focus on internet-of-things and smart city ...

In Portland, Uber launches initiative to add electric vehicles to its fleet

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15 mentions1 week ago
With a new electric vehicle initiative, Uber is finally speaking Portland’s language. The company shares a rocky history with the famously green city, but that won’t stop Portland from becoming ...

If Trump wants an easy policy win, he should focus on funding smart cities

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17 mentions2 months ago
Two decades after social scientists coined the term “smart cities,” the dream of tech-enabled communities has yet to come to fruition. But Donald Trump’s presidency could prove a turning point ...