Hail Storm – Splyt CEO’s local brand for global people

Hail Storm – Splyt CEO’s local brand for global people

🕔13:00, 19.Feb 2018

Philipp Mintchin is the founder and CEO of Splyt, the London-based company connecting the e-hailing industry across the globe with a single backend integration with its Roaming API. A tough start, a change of emphasis and less than two years

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frontierCities2: A Progress Report, Part 2

frontierCities2: A Progress Report, Part 2

🕔12:15, 9.Feb 2018

When we last spoke with the frontierCities2 FITECH grantees in early October, some of their smart mobility solutions were not much beyond the “dream” stage.  But with the two-year project entering month 13 it was important to know how the

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frontierCities2: A Progress Report

frontierCities2: A Progress Report

🕔12:04, 9.Feb 2018

They say a week is a long time in politics – four months, therefore, is an eternity in the technology development world. However, that is how long it has been since we last spoke en masse to the Market Acceleration

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FIWARE, How and When: Society Will Benefit From The Agile, Open-Source Platform

FIWARE, How and When: Society Will Benefit From The Agile, Open-Source Platform

🕔10:44, 19.Jan 2018

How can powered-by-FIWARE technology provide such flexible and cost-effective smart city mobility solutions? Three frontierCities2 grantees (GreenApes’ Gregory Eve, Justin D’Atri of Innetag and Ateknea’s Leonardo Santiago), tell Thinking Cities’ editor in chief Kevin Borras how their solutions can benefit

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Vibeke Ulmann

Vibeke Ulmann

🕔17:05, 5.Jan 2018

Thinking Highways is very sad to report that Vibeke Ulmann, the executive director and partner of award-winning PR firm Catalyst For Content, died on Saturday 30 December. After being diagnosed with terminal cancer in 2011 Vibeke remained steadfastly determined to

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Toyota Research Institute introduces Next-Generation Automated Driving Research Vehicle at CES

Toyota Research Institute introduces Next-Generation Automated Driving Research Vehicle at CES

🕔11:40, 5.Jan 2018

Toyota Research Institute (TRI) will show its next-generation automated driving research vehicle, Platform 3.0, at CES® next week in Las Vegas. The new platform, which is built on a Lexus LS 600hL, combines greater technological capabilities with new harmonized styling

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Siemens provides Las Vegas with technology for first Connected Vehicle pilot

Siemens provides Las Vegas with technology for first Connected Vehicle pilot

🕔11:33, 5.Jan 2018

Siemens, along with Brandmotion and Commsignia, are working with the City of Las Vegas to provide a turnkey Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) and Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) solution along Casino Center Boulevard between Bonneville and Clark Avenues.  This technology will be demonstrated at the

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Smart Cities specification for data, information and asset security management launched

Smart Cities specification for data, information and asset security management launched

🕔13:27, 4.Jan 2018

BSI, the business standards company, has launched a new Smart Cities specification for safeguarding data and information security in cities. PAS 185 Smart Cities – Specification for establishing and implementing a security-minded approach lists requirements for creating a framework for

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Ricardo supports ground-breaking trial to unlock grid capacity for electric vehicles

Ricardo supports ground-breaking trial to unlock grid capacity for electric vehicles

🕔13:19, 4.Jan 2018

Ricardo is supporting a ground-breaking trial run by UK Power Networks, into using smart grid technology to unlock spare capacity for increased electric vehicle use – maximizing the power available from existing infrastructure while avoiding costly network reinforcement or substation replacement.

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Rhenus Logistics goes electric with new fleet additions

Rhenus Logistics goes electric with new fleet additions

🕔13:06, 4.Jan 2018

World-leading freight forwarder Rhenus Logistics is one of just four businesses throughout Europe selected to test the new FUSO eCanter electric vehicle from the Daimler Group. The first all-electric truck is being trialled for the company’s home delivery operations, with

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