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SOUTH AFRICA’S MOVE TOWARDS SMART CITIES

Smart Cities are becoming a critical necessity, and now is the time for South Africa to implement the basic foundations to become smart-city ready. This is due to the confluence of increasing urbanization, greater pressure being placed on the successful management of a city due to a rising population, and climate change. Cities need to […]

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SMART CITY VISION – THE JOURNEY HAS BEGUN

Much has been written over the past couple of years around the topic of ‘Smart Cities’. By Lionel Moyal, Head of Intervate, a T-Systems company The utopian vision of the Smart City often involves carefully orchestrated traffic and public transport systems, connected with Internet Protocol (IP) security cameras, solar power generators, well-functioning water and sanitation […]

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SABC NEWS: SANDTON TO OBSERVE ECOMOBILITY MONTH WITH THE VAJAMOJA APP

VayaMoja, a transport application has been created to alleviate the concerns of those working and living in the financial hub of Africa, Sandton. Motorists are urged to park their cars at home for the entire month of October. It’s all part of Ecomobility month, a world festival on alternative modes of transport, such as public […]

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ENCA: TECH REPORT | ENCA CHAT TO KRUSHEN PILLAY ABOUT THE JRA FIND AND FIX APP

Potholes are the bane of every Jo’burger’s life… Seemingly everywhere… and presenting danger and the potential to wreck your tyres… But what if road users could help authorities pinpoint problem areas and fix them as soon as they’ve been pointed out? That’s the ambitious promise of the Johannesburg’s Road Authority’s new app…

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EYEWITNESS NEWS (EWN): EWN’S AKI ANASTASIOU REPORTS ON THE FIND & FIX APP

Motorists can now report potholes and faulty traffic lights after the Johannesburg Roads Agency launched their new ‘find & fix’ application. EWN’s Aki Anastasiou reports.

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