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

Thanks and cheerio!

Thanks and cheerio!

I’m putting the whole subject of smart cities on the back burner while I go off to play with some matches

A noble future

A noble future

Don’t forget the empowering nature of technology

In praise of Bristol

In praise of Bristol

Bristol – city of stars, no scrub that, city of connectivity

Learning for life

Learning for life

Sunset Boulevard is a study in how technology can leave you behind if you aren’t ready to reskill and diversify

Markers and milestones

Markers and milestones

The Tokyo Olympics 2020 will be the world’s cheerleader for 5G

Godspots & gargoyles

Godspots & gargoyles

In the UK, the houses of God, from the early Renaissance period onwards, are being roped in to bring broadband connectivity to rural communities.

Building for tomorrow

Building for tomorrow

And here we are, continuing the cycle of reimagining and building for the future

Cars in space, feet on the ground

Cars in space, feet on the ground

A cherry-red Tesla Roadster floating like a tin can, far above the world

All together now

All together now

Are we just going to have new shiny places for shiny people?

Back to basics

Back to basics

Smart parking, isn’t it just a case of botoxing the status quo?