2017-01-03
Open Data may place governments at the centre of innovation
By 2019, smart cities projects and initiatives based on voluntary personal data sharing will benefit half of those living in large cities. Says the...
2016-09-12
The Urban Wins project studies the urban metabolism of Leiria
The challenge the Portuguese city of Leiria has accepted for the next three years is to study the consumption of resources and products and the way...
2015-12-01
E-HEALTH JOINS THE FIGHT AGAINST HIV/AIDS
Despite the detailed information and risk-calculation tools they contain, smartphone apps focusing on HIV/AIDS are no substitute for a visit to the...
2015-09-22
CARPOOLING: HITCHING A RIDE TO WORK
What can companies do to cut costs, reduce their carbon footprint and strengthen the bonds between employees? The answer could be in the way workers...
2015-09-18
A ‘HOOVER’ FOR CARBON EMISSIONS
One of social design lab Studio Roosegaarde’s most recent projects - a seven meter tall tower capable of sucking carbon emissions from the air, and...
2015-09-16
LISBON TOURISM GETS A NEW PLATFORM
The Lisbon Tourism Board is making plans for a new digital platform, with the aim of providing tailored tourist experiences and simultaneously help...
2015-09-07
Lisbon in the running to host Web Summit
Lisbon or Amsterdam - one of them will be the stage for next year’s Web Summit, one of Europe’s most important tech, entrepreneurship and...
2015-08-06
PORTUGAL’S CÁVADO VALLEY WANTS TO BE A SMART REGION
The municipalities which make up the Cávado Valley, in Northern Portugal, are committed to transforming it into a smart region, by focusing on...