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Amazon Services Expands to 20 More Cities ahead of Holidays

Amazon Services Expands to 20 More Cities ahead of Holidays

The Amazon local services offering comes to more cities....

Nov 14 2016, 6:58am CST

Top Five Healthiest and Active Living Cities of the U.S.

Top Five Healthiest and Active Living Cities of the U.S.

The top five healthiest and most active cities of the USA got there by the sheer effort and hard work of their local government...

Oct 12 2016, 10:00am CDT

Most Cities Become Too Hot to Host Olympics by 2085

Most Cities will Become Too Hot to Host Olympics by 2085

Climate model suggests only eight countries will be cool enough to host summer olympcis by the end of the century...

Aug 18 2016, 9:24am CDT

7100 Cities Collaborate to Deal with Climate Change

7100 Cities Collaborate to Deal with Climate Change

A coalition of 7100 cities has ensued in order to deal with the challenge of climate change....

Jun 25 2016, 5:31am CDT

Glow in the Dark Cement Could Make Cities Safer

Glow in the Dark Cement Could Make Cities Safer

A team of researchers from the Michoacan University of San Nicolás de Hidalgo in Mexico has designed a new type of cement that...

Jun 20 2016, 7:34am CDT

Surveillance for Safe, Smart Cities Needs Big Storage Capacity: Seagate

Surveillance for Safe, Smart Cities Needs Big Storage Capacity: Seagate

Surveillance cameras alone cannot guarantee comprehensive safety and security for citizens, a key aspect of the government's "S...

Jun 19 2016, 2:37am CDT

Lasers Uncover Ancient Hidden Cities in Cambodia

Lasers Uncover Ancient Hidden Cities in Cambodia

Using cutting-edge laser scanning, archeologists discover multiple medieval cities around the world's largest religious co...

Jun 14 2016, 12:47pm CDT

Researchers Show How Cities Have Grown in Last 6,000 Years

Researchers Show How Cities Have Grown in Last 6,000 Years

Researchers have prepared the first spatially explicit data set of the location and size of urban settlements globally over the...

Jun 10 2016, 12:37am CDT

Disconnect with Nature Raising Mental Illness in Cities

Disconnect with Nature Raising Mental Illness in Cities

Mental illnesses and mood disorders are more common in urban areas partly due to reduced access to nature, say researchers."The...

Jun 5 2016, 5:00am CDT

Air Pollution Rising Rapidly in World’s Poorest Cities says WHO

Air Pollution Rates are Alarming in World’s Poorest Cities

Apparently there are other far worse polluted cities besides those in China and India....

May 13 2016, 8:17am CDT

Zika Virus Expected to Spread in 50 US Cities This Summer

Zika Virus Expected to Spread in 50 US Cities This Summer

The summer season which is coming up may lead to outbreaks of Zika Virus in several US cities like New York and Los Angeles....

Mar 17 2016, 7:50am CDT

CES 2016: AT&T to Reveal Smart Cities Plans

CES 2016: AT&T to Reveal Smart Cities Plans

A presentation will show how objects like traffic lights and parking spots can be turned into tools....

Jan 2 2016, 3:38pm CST

Smog in China Leads to Red Alerts in Ten Cities

Smog in China Leads to Red Alerts in Ten Cities

The smog in China has led to an emergency situation in ten cities....

Dec 24 2015, 2:42am CST

Air pollution trends

NASA Scientists Track Air Pollution Trends over the Past 10 Years in 195 Cities Worldwide

In its bid to achieve better control over air pollution globally, NASA has been able to rely on high-resolution satellite maps...

Dec 15 2015, 8:06am CST

CES 2016 will Feature Top Leaders to Share Their Vision on Smart Cities and Mobility

CES 2016 will Feature Top Leaders to Share Their Vision on Smart Cities and Mobility

The Beyond Smart Cities: The Future of Urban Mobility keynote panel will feature important leaders to discuss the future of urb...

Dec 11 2015, 9:00pm CST

U.S. Coastal Cities Will be Under Water If Sea Levels Continue to Rise Sharply

U.S. Coastal Cities Will be Underwater If Sea Levels Continue to Rise Sharply

More than 20 million people in the United States could be forced to abandon their homes if carbon emissions are not checked....

Oct 12 2015, 10:31pm CDT

New Cities Announced for Google Fiber

New Cities Announced for Google Fiber

Google Fiber might be coming to a city near you! The tech giant announced this week that it is on the move and invited three ci...

Sep 11 2015, 12:36pm CDT

Google Launches Sidewalk Labs to Revolutionize City Living

Google Launches Sidewalk Labs to Improve Cities

Various important improvements in big city life are planned by Google’s original founders. These include more bike paths, parks...

Jun 11 2015, 8:38am CDT

Google Fiber is coming to Four New US Cities

Google Fiber is coming to Four New US Cities

Google is all set to introduce fiber optics in four new locales. This operation will increase the rate of progress in the four...

Jan 27 2015, 6:28am CST

AT&T is looking at 100 additional US cities for 1Gbps fiber internet

AT&T is looking at 100 additional US cities for 1Gbps fiber internet

AT&T wants to put blazing fast fiber optic internet into more cities...

Apr 22 2014, 1:43pm CDT

Google Fiber Plans Expansion To 34 New Cities (Including Salt Lake)

Google Fiber Plans Expansion To 34 New Cities (Including Salt Lake)

The race for the Internet gigabit space took another leap forward this week with Google Fiber’s announcement that it has target...

Feb 20 2014, 11:56am CST

Google aims to provide broadband in 34 more cities

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is planning to offer high-speed Internet service in 34 more cities scattered across eight states in...

Feb 19 2014, 1:41pm CST

The Mayors Challenge: Sparking Government Innovation In European Cities

The Mayors Challenge: Sparking Government Innovation In European Cities

In an interview with James Anderson, head of government-innovation at Bloomberg Philanthropies, we discussed their 2013-2014 Ma...

Jan 16 2014, 12:36pm CST

How Cities Reshape Brand Narratives

How Cities Reshape Brand Narratives

Refurbished phrases and branding elements seem to cycle through advertisements and public relations messaging every few months....

Jan 13 2014, 8:01am CST

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now

The Happiest And Unhappiest Cities To Work In Right Now If you happen to work in Cincinnati, Pittsburgh or Fort Lauderdale and...

Jan 10 2014, 3:41pm CST

Ford Pushes Cities and Utility Providers Across the Country to get Ready for EVs

Ford Pushes Cities and Utility Providers Across the Country to get Ready for EVs

Ford wants cities ready for EVs...

Apr 14 2011, 11:40am CDT

Sprint Flips The 4G Switch In New York, Four Other Cities

Expansion continues in a big way...

Nov 1 2010, 9:52pm CDT

Verizon Wireless: 4G LTE In 30 Cities This Year

Verizon Wireless: 4G LTE In 30 Cities This Year

Big, Red and FAST....

Sep 17 2010, 11:37am CDT

Sprint 4G: 3 New Cities

Sprint 4G: 3 New Cities

Celebrate good times, come on!...

Sep 1 2010, 9:38am CDT

T-Mobile Brings HSPA+ To 19 New Cities

T-Mobile Brings HSPA+ To 19 New Cities

On July 21, another 19 cities will be able to enjoy T-Mobile's HSPA+ high speed data network. T-Mo News reports that this bring...

Jul 14 2010, 10:11am CDT

Clearwire 4G Comes To 7 New Cities

Clearwire 4G Comes To 7 New Cities

If you've got a Clearwire or Sprint 4G data plan, it just got a little more valuable. The Street.com reports that the provider...

Jul 2 2010, 12:07pm CDT