Tampa deploying smart city kiosks downtown

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The Tampa Downtown Partnership will deploy about 30 digital informational kiosks from IKE smart metropolis of Columbus, Ohio to supply counsel on local businesses and function free instant hotspots, in accordance with a Tampa Bay times record.

The Partnership hopes to set up the primary kiosks in excessive-site visitors areas before the tremendous Bowl on Feb. 7.

each and every IKE — short for Interactive Kiosk experience — features tips about native groups, sights and activities. The kiosks will text instructions and contact assistance to clients’ telephones.

IKE wise metropolis sells adverts for each kiosk which Tampa officials will vet. The Tampa Downtown Partnership will acquire proceeds via an agreement to control content about native agencies.