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PODCAST: RealityBites #08 government investment in battery operated houses, smart grid, flattening the spikes in energy demand

CLICK RED/WHITE ARROW to listen to the one where Andy describes a smart grid future and the Government invests a quarter of a billion pounds in his vision....Read more

PODCAST: Driverless, electric, delivery vans promise much for local and social services

William Sachiti has just launched the Kar-Go which will, he says, slash the cost of making deliveries and make the delivery of smaller, lower-value packages more viable....Read more

PODCAST: RealityBites #05 Andy Bates & Joe Tibbetts asking "Is laughter really infectious?"

The one where a virus nearly kills off Joe just as another virus takes down the NHS and (king of the glass-half-full) Andy Bates finds a surprising amount of good cheer among the talk of armageddon...Read more

Councils must manage low level airspace for security and profit

Local government will be forced to manage their own airspace for security purposes. However they will also be able to monetise the licensing of access to the drone-zone above their places...Read more

PODCAST: RealityBites #04 Andy makes some predictions and Joe finds true north

The one where Andy talks to the Global Cyber Alliance, and predicts the global Ransomware attack while Joe paraphrases John Le Carré, gets invited to a secret defence establishment and serves Black Pudding French style....Read more

Connected Local Government Live 2017 packed programme

PODCAST: Vicky Sargent, programme director of Connected Local Government Live talks to Joe Tibbetts about the "who, what and why" of CLG Live 2017...Read more

PODCAST: We need to build around 100,000 more homes each year. Will it ever happen?

Joe Tibbetts in conversation with Mark Rogers CEO Birmingham City Council