Following the Conservatives and Liberal Democrat coalition's rise to power, the Identity and Passport Service (IPS) has taken rapid action over the two parties' manifesto promises to scrap ID cards.
So we finally know who our new government is. The buzz on Twitter has claimed that the UK is now the ConDem Nation, but already there are glimpses of the new administration's plans for IT - not least of which will be the
The business case for the government's multi-billion pound ID card programme has never been clear.
Ministers have variously touted the cards as a solution to terrorism, benefit fraud and illegal immigration.
Set against these moving goalposts, it is hard to judge whether the...