By ITU News The latest issue of the ITU Journal on Future and Evolving Technologies features 34 new papers on innovations that are boosting network intelligence and creating immersive communication experiences. The ITU Journal – free of charge to both readers and contributors – offers comprehensive coverage of communications and networking paradigms. The online journal welcomes research […]
by Christopher Carey, Editor, Cities Today As cities bounce back from COVID-19 and traffic returns, transport leaders are looking to incorporate new tools to improve the safety and efficiency of services. In the UK, Transport for London (TfL) has teamed up with Mercedes-Benz AG to develop a road safety dashboard that has the potential to […]
By ITU News Certain stretches of road are more accident prone than others. While traffic managers and police have long observed this phenomenon, they may struggle to zero in on the precise “crash hotspots” where roads or intersections require fixing. The Kenyan capital, Nairobi, after a deep dive into data sources on its traffic patterns, […]
A new initiative by ITU, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Road Safety, and the Office of the UN Envoy on Technology promotes artificial intelligence as part of a "safe system" approach to halve road deaths and injuries by 2030.
What to expect at Expo 2020, opening today in Dubai, United Arab Emirates under the theme ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’.