April 29, 2013 3:17 PM
, Cabinet office
, Universal Credit
The new Government Digital Service website is a great success and has deservedly won prizes, but it is still "lipstick on the face of a pig". On May 13th I am due to chair a round table to agree the terms of reference for a high level study concerned with the use...
April 28, 2013 12:13 PM
, Smart meter
The Daily Mail article "Big Brother to switch off your fridge" is a fiery attack on the proposals sent by the EU "collective" of Energy Regulators...
April 24, 2013 6:31 AM
, Data protection
I have long had strong views on the need for effective Data Protection but I have just received a e-mail via ISOC UK soliciting my support for tomorrow's "Press Stunt" by the
April 18, 2013 9:36 AM
I have just been sent a link to a story of how "Anonymous", whoever or whatever they are, "solved" a particularly nasty case of gang rape and cyberbullying...
April 15, 2013 7:18 PM
Amid all the "tributes" and suggestions for memorials we have forgotten what would have happened if some of her less controversial achievements, such as telecoms liberalisation leading to full competition in the local loop, had not been reversed after 1997. The independent regulators put in place...
April 9, 2013 2:49 PM
I have regularly blogged on the theme of IPR wars over the past
April 5, 2013 10:05 AM
I do not always agree with Ian Grant but some of his recent posts illustrate why Ofcom really does need a good kicking - or should we instead stop kicking and give it the...
April 4, 2013 11:03 AM
, Smart meter
The Conservative Technology Forum has just released its first policy paper since the last election. It is on Smart Meters, where there is a need to revert to
April 2, 2013 2:08 PM
, Cyber security
, Information security
, information society
Yesterday I blogged on the consequences of the recent cyber battles between