Nesta's latest call for funding bids offers hyperlocals the chance to get to grips with site analytics in order to better exploit their publication's commercial potential. The charity explains: We are opening a grant funding call for hyperlocal … [Read more...] about Nesta offers up to £6,500 for hyperlocal analytics training
The most powerful way to manage your neighbourhood plan development online is to use the tools Google provides for free - there's a guide below. I've fought loads of planning campaigns over the years (even helping win £1million from Network Rail for … [Read more...] about Quick, cheap, simple website and tools for your neighbourhood plan – 'Digital Tools and 'Neighbourhood Planning' event
Regulation for innovation sounds like an oxymoron but, for regulated developed economies to retain a competitive edge, they need to understand how innovators and regulators can work well together. Digital technologies allow innovations to spread so … [Read more...] about Regulation for innovation – really?
Over the past few months I've been working on the Nesta & Nominet Trust funded project HypARlocal (we really should get around to changing the name, suggestions?), where we are focussing on taking geolocated news content from hyperlocal blogs and … [Read more...] about Augmented Reality it's not just for news
Talk About Local got the opportunity to spread the word about the hypARlocal prototype we've been working on at a Nesta organised event for people working with innovative tech projects in London last night. The hypARlocal work takes a different look … [Read more...] about hypARlocal demo at Nesta event for makers of tech for community good
In what must be the most anticipated announcement for hyperlocal publishers this year, Nesta has declared the winning Destination Local applicants today. The scheme attracted 165 entrants looking to innovate in the hyperlocal space using mobile … [Read more...] about Destination Local winners announced by Nesta