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  • R&D BLOG - If technology is the answer to Smart Cities, what is the question? - Adam Leach

    1 May 2015
    Earlier this week I attended the 4th Smart to Future Cities event in London. I was attracted to the conference by the mix of attendees
  • Nominet helps Oxford explore Smart City thinking

    30 April 2015
    Nominet is working in partnership with the Smart Oxford Project Board which includes Oxford City Council, Oxfordshire County Council, University of Oxford, Oxford Brookes University and the Local Enterprise Partnership to help scope out and develop smart city approaches.
  • Girls in IT: State of the Nation

    23 April 2015
    To mark International Girls in ICT day, Nominet has created a snapshot of how female talent is being developed in the UK.Held on the fourth Thursday of April each year, Girls in ICT day is a global initiative aimed at encouraging girls to consider careers in the field of information and communication technologies.
  • BLOG - What the election manifestos mean for internet policy - David Abrahams

    22 April 2015
    By David Abrahams, Head of Public PolicyLast week saw the UK’s General Election campaign move from the ‘phoney war’ to the start of the real battle, with the main UK parties publishing their election manifestos. So what do they tell us about the parties’ plans for the internet and the wider technology sectorPromises or shopping lists?
  • BLOG - Google favouring mobile friendly sites will be better for users - Simon McCalla

    21 April 2015
    Today, Google has started to roll out a new algorithm that decides how their search engine will rank websites when searched from a mobile device. Google famously keeps the recipe for their search ‘secret sauce’ closely to their chests, leaving the SEO community to try and establish what each update actually means for website owners. Unusually, this time, Google chose to give fair warning as to the content of their next major update: namely, make sure that your site is optimised not just for desktop computers, but tablets, phones and touch screens.

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    Visit the Nominet Innovation R&D blog to keep up to date with the team and find out about our latest research projects.
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    Celebrating 25 years of the web, visit our timeline featuring defining moments of its success - http://www.storyoftheweb.org.uk/
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  • The Social Age

    Nominet’s internet advice site, knowthenet.org.uk has launched ‘The Social Age’ to help parents keep up as our study shows children are trying social media at 9 years old.
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    A new look for our Knowthenet website! More tips and advice on how to stay safe, legal and informed on the internet.
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