Category Archive: Infrastructure

Oct 20

WIFI everywhere…one day

In the historic city of Chesham in Buckinghamshire, telecoms giant Virgin Media in collaboration with Chiltern Council have set up a “Smart Pavement” system with WI-FI connectivity hubs embedded within manholes and surrounding street furniture, a first for the UK. The system delivers publicly-accessible high speed broadband to locals, businesses and tourists when within the …

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Mar 02

New York City’s New Transport Idea

A strategy is being proposed to alleviate the over-crowding of New York City’s current transport facilities with a cable car solution much like London’s Emirates Air Line. The East River Skyway proposition pictures an express city gondola that would certainly provide travelers speedy transportation from Manhattan to Queens, decreasing trip times as well as offering …

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