A few people may have spotted the BBC Local Live red box things on their local BBC sites. The BBC say: 'The module, in the top right of the Birmingham and Black Country and Derby pages, will display short updates of local news, sport, travel, … [Read more...] about BBC Local Live – opportunity for hyperlocal publishers?
The Google group gets active To help with those important pre-unconference conversations we have invited all confirmed attendees to the #TAL12 Google group, which you can use to introduce yourselves, suggest and discuss session ideas, make … [Read more...] about #tal12 updates!
The first batch of tickets for the #TAL12 Unconference on Saturday 28th April are now available at tal12.eventbrite.com. We have released 20 '#hyperlocal early bird' tickets at this stage but a second batch will be released soon. #TAL12 is a joint … [Read more...] about The first batch of #TAL12 tickets are now available!
We are very happy to announce our next unconference, which will be a joint event from Talk About Local and online community noticeboard n0tice. #TAL12 will be held on Saturday 28th April at Maple House in central Birmingham. Further details and free … [Read more...] about Announcing #TAL12
Jeremy Hunt and the DCMS have today announced the first Local TV pioneer areas which are expected to be: Belfast Birmingham Brighton and … [Read more...] about Local TV
Last week I attended a great conference called City As A Platform in Birmingham. The conference asked, "In an era of public sector cuts and greater emphasis on local engagement, what happens when a city opens out its public infrastructure, … [Read more...] about Making sense of data – data for beginners