Telefónica’s remote management technology enables JCDecaux to securely connect and optimise its urban environments – from digital screens to self-service bicycle stations.
A recent study by the Pew Research Center, Digital Life in 2025, claims that what we see as the Internet is bound to evolve in a matter of years into an invisible, yet more present than ever, Internet of Things (IoT).
Telefónica today announced an agreement with Tesla, the world’s leading electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, to provide Machine-To-Machine (M2M) connectivity for the Tesla Model S in Europe. Telefónica and its M2M World Alliance partners will provide connectivity for Model S across multiple countries in Europe, including in Germany and the United Kingdom on Telefónica’s O2 network, in Spain on Movistar, and in the Netherlands on KPN.
Innovative digital signage solutions are increasingly being used around the world, not only in the retail and hospitality sectors, but also for improving corporate communications, including for serving citizens in government and public service offices.
The year 2014 “will be a great year for Smart Cities,” says Ruthbea Yesner Clarke, Research Director at IDC Government Insights Smart Cities Strategies, in his recently published report titled Top 10 Worldwide Smart Cities Predictions for 2014.