Cities that aren't using – or considering using – mobile payments systems may want to reconsider. A new MasterCard study indicates the British are becoming more willing to drop their reservations about making payments by phone in favor of the convenience. The bonus for cities? They may be able to save a lot of money.
Cities that embrace today’s technology trends are attracting businesses, entrepreneurs and workers who thrive in the digital world. In this collection of Smart Cities Council resources, you’ll discover the various ways that technology is enhancing the workability of cities. Developments in high-speed Internet connectivity, mobile apps, cloud services, and clean energy are among the highlighted solutions.