CLGdotTV programme schedule for the week commencing Sunday 25th February 2018

CLGdotTV is a WebTV channel about, for and by those involved in local public services. Lots of on-demand programmes but the wrong sort of snow means this week's LIVE BROADCAST OF WORKING LUNCH is cancelled. ...Read more

How easy is your website to use on a mobile device?

The Better Connected Mobile survey will be published towards the end of April. In all probability half of the users that visit a council site are using a phone or a tablet. Jon Maskrey and Ryan Bromley of Zengenti offer a few tips on how to design a mobile friendly site....Read more

Multi-racial facial recognition system provides more accurate results

A multi-racial facial recognition system delivers more accurate results than those typically used today, a study published in Pattern Recognition journal has revealed....Read more

Climate-KIC "Climathon" rallies international movement to tackle climate change

EU’s largest public private partnership addressing climate change pulls-in representatives from 100+ cities for world’s largest climate action hackathon...Read more

Norway proposes "Tesla tax" on heavy electric cars

A controversial tax proposal has been put before the Norwegian Parliament by the minority government that would impose a tax on electric cars over two tonnes....Read more

Police Foundation calls on local government to join the blockchain debate

Blockchain offers security and data control advantages with a transparency downside. Government, police, public sector and tech sector should be discussing the security implications....Read more

International Federation of Robotics forecasts sales of service robots up 12% in 2017

UK Smart City Index puts Bristol at number one

Chief Digital Officer announces priorities for London's digital future

£51m government investment in autonomous vehicle development

Department for International Trade help for British exporters hindered by lack of available data

The digitalisation of primary and urgent health services

Growing AI in the public sector

Copenhagen Lord Mayor's proposal to ban diesel vehicles by 2019