Editor's Blog

Sarah, our editor, loves to give her take on how smart cities are evolving. Her weekly blog gives a small insight into her thinking on each weeks news that comes across her desk.

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Featured Stories

Smart cities in 2018: Tech, transportation and tough conversations

Smart cities in 2018: Tech, transportation and tough conversations

We look back at the top smart cities stories of 2018.

Smart cities: Will they ad up?

Smart cities: Will they ad up?

Advertising in smart cities throws up a lot of questions. Now’s a good time to talk about them.

City data-sharing scales up

City data-sharing scales up

New initiatives around city data-sharing look way beyond open data.

Competition and collaboration

Competition and collaboration

The UK’s smart city movement has experienced robust, forward momentum in the last 18 months

The trouble with Uber

The trouble with Uber

When Transport for London (TFL) announced that it would not be renewing Uber’s licence earlier this week, there was jubilation from the Black cabs and outrage from users

Low emissions delivery

Low emissions delivery

White van man is going green and here’s how

Driverless vehicles: the public gets to play

Driverless vehicles: the public gets to play

Think of all those technologies that were predicted to set the world on fire but just didn’t – Segways, Google glasses, Sinclair C5 and Amazon Fire Phone to name a few