"Trash bin Wi-Fi serves shoppers in Singapore"

Posted by Bigbelly on 10/19/17 8:37 AM

"Trash bin Wi-Fi" - It may sound like a fictional invention from a sci-fi movie... but it's here today.

Trash is, and always has been, a core service that needs to be delivered to a community, retailer, or campus. Bigbelly modernizes this core service delivery by providing smart, compacting, solar-powered stations that hold more and optimize waste management practices and routine across the world. The connected system communicates over cellular networks to report its real-time status into a centralized software which sends notifications and logs data for analysis and reporting.

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Topics: Smart Cities, Hosted Applications

"Mayor announces more free Wi-Fi for part of west Louisville neighborhood"

Posted by Bigbelly on 2/17/16 10:04 AM

The Bigbelly Smart Waste & Recycling System goes beyond data-driven waste management. We are excited to highlight the City of Louisville, Kentucky and applaud this community for leveraging required core infrastructure primarily used for public space to deliver more value to its citizens by way of Public Space Wi-Fi service hosted in their Bigbelly system.

Learn more below from the City of Louisville's recent release to unveil this powerful step in the West Louisville Neighborhood Wi-Fi Project:

Standing in the Russell neighborhood, Mayor Greg Fischer today launched Phase 2 of the West Louisville Neighborhood Wi-Fi Project, which uses innovative technology to provide free Internet to citizens.

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Topics: Smart Cities, Hosted Applications

"Trash can Wi-Fi Hotspots come to West Louisville"

Posted by Bigbelly on 2/17/16 8:04 AM

The City of Lousiville takes their Bigbelly smart waste and recycling system to the next level as a multi-purpose core infrastructure in their Russell neighborhood. At bus stations along the public transit system, the Wi-Fi hotspot hidden in plain sight (housed in the cavity between the waste and recycling station) delivered critical Internet access for locals, whether waiting at the bus stop or visiting a local business organization. 

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Topics: Smart Cities, Hosted Applications

Making Smart Cities with Sensors & Data

Posted by Leila Dillon on 7/7/15 10:06 AM

Further defining and developing their Smart Cities, municipalities around the globe are testing ways to equip existing street ‘furniture’ – parking meters, lamp posts, trash bins, and more – with 'smart city' applications, devices, and sensors for more intelligent ways to manage and maintain city services and infrastructures.

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Topics: IoT, Hosted Applications

Bigbelly offers a multi-purpose platform for building smarter cities. We are uniquely positioned as a public right-of-way platform that modernizes public space waste management, delivers Smart City solutions, and hosts communications infrastructure. Join us as we think Beyond the Bin!

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