North Texas communities launch innovation consortium


A group of 21 communities surrounding the Dallas region have convened to share best practices on economic resiliency, transportation and the pandemic.

Mastercard launches urban-development insights tool for cities


A tool first piloted in Dublin to anticipate how events might affect local economy is now available to an international network of more than 40 cities.

Cities and their residents need 'honest conversation' on cybersecurity


Residents lacking technical knowledge need help understanding the new threats they face online, said panelists at a smart-city conference in Barcelona.

Mastercard's city-innovation program anticipates expansive second year


Headed by former New York City CTO Miguel Gamiño, "CityPossible" has its sights set on further global expansion, now that "people know why we're here."

Former New York City technology chief Miguel Gamiño joins Mastercard


Gamiño will be the multinational financial services corporation's new head of city partnerships.