Editor's Blog

Graeme, our editor, loves to give his take on how smart cities are evolving. His weekly blog gives a small insight into his thinking on this week's news.

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Featured Stories

It's the economy, stupid

It's the economy, stupid


Child's play

Child's play


Levelling up

Levelling up


My kinda town

My kinda town


A bridge too far?

A bridge too far?


Tunnel vision

Tunnel vision


Prime Directives

Prime Directives


Unlocking innovation by solving inequality

Unlocking innovation by solving inequality


Holistic approaches necessary to counter lockdown fatigue

Holistic approaches necessary to counter lockdown fatigue


Weekly: making the post-apocalyptic more palatable

Weekly: making the post-apocalyptic more palatable


Why the Toronto Quayside project is a cautionary tale and a missed opportunity

Why the Toronto Quayside project is a cautionary tale and a missed opportunity


Getting from A to B and the conferences of the future

Getting from A to B and the conferences of the future


Rethinking Christmas, transforming events and a new editor

Rethinking Christmas, transforming events and a new editor


Data ownership could unleash truly smart cities

Data ownership could unleash truly smart cities


SURVEY: Smart cities: Are you open?

SURVEY: Smart cities: Are you open?


How citizen-centric are you?

How citizen-centric are you?


Smart cities: How can We help?

Smart cities: How can We help?


Smart cities and simpler times

Smart cities and simpler times


Smart cities in 2018: Tech, transportation and tough conversations

Smart cities in 2018: Tech, transportation and tough conversations


Smart cities: Will they ad up?

Smart cities: Will they ad up?


City data-sharing scales up

City data-sharing scales up


Smart cities: What’s in a name?

Smart cities: What’s in a name?


Blockchain: Hurry up and wait

Blockchain: Hurry up and wait


Smart places must go beyond cities

Smart places must go beyond cities


Smart cities: Reality check

Smart cities: Reality check


Breaking the data deadlock

Breaking the data deadlock


We need to talk about smart cities

We need to talk about smart cities


Speech, speech, speech…

Speech, speech, speech…


It’s a mayor’s world and we launch City Profiles

It’s a mayor’s world and we launch City Profiles