Talk About Local is working on an experiment to bring public service content from hyperlocal websites into the world of augmented reality. We want to make it easy for people who run hyperlocal websites, the sort of folk we bring together at our … [Read more...] about Hyperlocal websites and augmented reality – hypARlocal
When the the annual Talk About Local unconference opens its doors this Saturday, it will be the culmination of some hard work and planning which couldn't happen without the generous support of our sponsors. Ahead of the big day we invite you meet … [Read more...] about Ahead of #TAL12 – meet our sponsors
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!
As part of Nesta's launch of the Destinaton Local programme this morning, a significant new report that puts down a marker on where the UK's hyperlocal media scene currently stands has been published. The Here and Now report is written by Damian … [Read more...] about Five hyperlocal take-aways from the Here and Now report
Local websites, community blogs and all manner of hyperlocal activity will be put centre stage by a new initiative looking to both study and importantly, fund, some projects. The £1million Destination Local programme announced today is designed to … [Read more...] about Hyperlocal in the spotlight with Destination Local
It's a great few days for the UK hyperlocal scene as several blue chip organisations reveal new projects. Innovation funders NESTA and the Technology Strategy Board are bringing forward schemes to support new developments in hyperlocal content … [Read more...] about Developments in UK hyperlocal scene