Skip to main content
Skip to content

About this free course

Download this course

Share this free course

Smart cities
Smart cities

Start this free course now. Just create an account and sign in. Enrol and complete the course for a free statement of participation or digital badge if available.


BBC News (2015) Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.4 Million Cars After Jeep Hack, 24 July [online]. Available at news/ technology-33650491 [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] (Accessed 11 August 2017).
Gartner (2014) Gartner Says 4.9 Billion Connected ‘Things’ Will Be in Use in 2015, Gartner Newsroom, 11 November [online]. Available at newsroom/ id/ 2905717 (Accessed 11 August 2017).
Government Office for Science (2014) The Internet of Things: Making the Most of the Second Digital Revolution, A Report by the UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser [online]. Available at government/ uploads/ system/ uploads/ attachment_data/ file/ 409774/ 14-1230-internet-of-things-review.pdf (Accessed 11 August 2017).
Guardian (2013) Obama to Berners-Lee, Snow to Domesday: A History of Open Data, Guardian Technology Datablog, 25 October [online]. Available at news/ datablog/ 2013/ oct/ 25/ barack-obama-tim-berners-lee-open-data (Accessed 11 August 2017).
Guardian (2015a) The Internet of Things is Revolutionising Our Lives, But Standards Are a Must, Guardian Media and Tech Network, 31 March. media-network/ 2015/ mar/ 31/ the-internet-of-things-is-revolutionising-our-lives-but-standards-are-a-must (accessed 11 August 2017).
Guardian (2015b) Why Smart Cities Need to Get Wise to Security – and Fast, Guardian Media and Tech Network, 13 May. technology/ 2015/ may/ 13/ smart-cities-internet-things-security-cesar-cerrudo-ioactive-labs (accessed 11 August 2017).
Manyika, J., Chui, M., Bughin, J., Dobbs, R., Bisson, P. and Marrs, A. (2013) Disruptive Technologies: Advances that will Transform Life, Business and the Global Economy, McKinsey & Company. insights/ business_technology/ disruptive_technologies (accessed 11 August 2017).
Microsoft Corporation, Goodwin, C. F. and Nicholas, J. P. (2014) Developing a City Strategy for Cybersecurity, October, Microsoft Corporation. resources/ developing-city-strategy-cybersecurity-7-step-guide-local-governments (accessed 11 August 2017).
Royal Academy of Engineering (2012) Smart Infrastructure: The Future, London, Royal Academy of Engineering. publications/ reports/ smart-infrastructure-the-future (accessed 5 August 2017).
Symantec (2013) Transformational ‘Smart Cities’: Cyber Security and Resilience, Symantec Corporation. connect/ blogs/ transformational-smart-cities-cyber-security-and-resilience (accessed 7 August 2017).
Web Foundation (2015) Open Data Barometer, 2nd Edition, Web Foundation. report/ summary (accessed 7 August 2017).
World Finance (2014) Could Songdo be the World’s Smartest City?, 21 January, World News Media. inward-investment/ could-songdo-be-the-worlds-smartest-city (accessed 12 August 2017).