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London boosts digital transformation of public services

London boosts digital transformation of public services

London boroughs are coming together to launch the London Office of Technology and Innovation whose mission is to foster radical ideas to benefit citizens, communities and businesses.

Nesta funds investigations into how ‘collective intelligence’ could change democracy, humanitarian responses and more

Nesta funds investigations into how ‘collective intelligence’ could change democracy, humanitarian responses and more

Nesta is providing £250,000 to fund 12 experiments that bring together the best of artificial intelligence and other technologies with “the wisdom of crowds to make something that is better than either on its own”.

Assistive technology finalists unveiled at CES 2019

Assistive technology finalists unveiled at CES 2019

Five visions for future mobility for people with lower-limb paralysis are being presented by the Toyota Mobility Foundation at the electronics event in Las Vegas

Make data the new 'public good' before it's too late

Make data the new 'public good' before it's too late

Global innovation foundation Nesta argues that city governments should make data a new form of infrastructre to improve citizens’ lives

What is a drone's role in a city?

What is a drone's role in a city?

Innovation foundation Nesta is engaging with cities, government, NHS, police and fire services as well as industry and academics to shape drone systems that will put people first

What public leaders need to know

What public leaders need to know

The director of government innovation at the UK Nesta innovation organisation has issued nine “big messages” for digital government