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Top 10 Smart City Trends for 2018

Did you know that Smart Cities are poised to drive significant change in how we work, play and learn in 2018? Thanks to the explosion in big data analytics capabilities and mobile, real-time video/information sharing, historians may someday look back on this year as the fulcrum upon which technology and government fully meshed to turn their communities in a more vibrant direction.

The Interconnection of Energy Storage

You purchased that spiffy new rooftop solar array and waited patiently in the queue to get interconnected to the grid. Now that you’re generating kilowatt-hours, you’ve decided to invest in a residential energy storage system to maximize your ability to avoid paying for peak-priced power. There’s one hiccup, though: What do your state’s interconnection rules mean for connecting your new battery to the grid?

5 Applications Of Smart Contracts

Whether you’re starting a new job or buying a new phone, contracts are integral to any official agreement. The sheer volume and complexity of traditional contracts can be overwhelming, involving high administrative costs, dependence on a third party system and often outright confusion. As processes are increasingly digitalised, it’s become necessary to find a way to make reliable, digital business agreements.

For Smart City Tech, What’s the Best Public-Private Partnership Model?

The answer lies in our history and the path towards emerging tools and technologies. The essence of P3 innovation in the future will not be in the realm of financial engineering, although new forms of new structuring will certainly be vital to their success. Over the past two centuries, nothing has reshaped our lives more fundamentally than technological innovations.

12 Charts That Shook the Earth in 2017

Last year was intense. It felt like news broke every minute of every day. We're starting 2018 the same way. That intensity certainly held true in the world of data. Our GTM Research analysts were knee-deep in record-breaking numbers, working closely with the editorial team to contextualize the biggest stories in the industry.