Jesse Berst

What it means to be a 'smart city' in 2018 — and why we should consider another name


From railroads to sewers to paved roads, cities must improve their infrastructure to avoid fading away. "Smart city" upgrades add a different dimension to the story.

Trump administration expected to nix vehicle-to-vehicle communications mandate


In the near-term, the administration may abandon a technology thought to be one of the most effective — and expensive — ways to improve roadway safety.