Or: How do you find the low-hanging fruit in an invisible orchard?
As I go about scoping some new research on big data, open data and some of the opportunities and challenges for innovation, I've been wondering if there's an equivalent to the Uncanny Valley of robotics that governs how comfortable we feel with the data that we share.
Things have been very busy for everyone over the last few months since Neighbourhood Challenge kicked off.
The video games industry is changing rapidly. Established studios are going to the wall and new players, focusing on social and mobile, are getting in on the action. Read on to find out how the landscape is changing, and the challenges that lie ahead for the UK games industry.
There is a compelling argument to unlock more data to improve our lives, but we need to keep the dream of technology in perspective.
The Next Gen. report shows how we can shed fresh light on much-debated problems when we ground our thinking in proper research on a specific question
The solution to better public services isn't better technology, it's just enough technology to allow better human contact.
We hosted a lively debate around the power and possibilities of big data
This is a great, innovative four day programme where some of Silicon Valley's A-list entrepreneurs come to the UK.
Look at your services through different eyes – where are you wasting resources that could help you be more effective?
Follow our daily updates on Twitter @nesta_uk
Take part in the discussion on our LinkedIn group
Share your views on our Facebook page
Sign up for our regular updates for the latest news and opportunities.