October 28, 2016 11:08 AM
, Digital skills
Calls for continued "freedom of movement" get enthusiastic support from IT industry audiences. The Parliament and the Internet Conference yesterday was no exception. But the Brexit vote was caused, in no small part, by nationwide frustration with...
May 26, 2016 12:30 PM
, Big Data
Effective pan-EU co-operation to redress the balance and build confidence in safer, more secure on-line world could have a bigger impact on our wallets than the putative benefits or costs of Brexit because the dominant Internet companies of the US West coast appear
May 21, 2016 5:29 PM
, Net Neutrality
The pledges in the Queen's Speech to use the proposed Digital Economy Bill to empower consumers and protect citizens (and their children) in the on-line world...
December 25, 2014 10:14 AM
We have recently much blether about the use of the web by terrorists, including for publicity and recruitment. We hear much less about its use to promote reconciliation and peace. In this context I do suggest readers visit the website of the Amman Message...
November 6, 2014 4:21 PM
On the eve of the meeting of the Internet Engineering Task Force last March, the Conservative Techology Forum held a
August 19, 2014 11:22 AM
, Virgin Media
A couple of days ago I said that the importance of the
May 6, 2014 10:21 AM
I have received interesting feedback to my blog on the way that crapband is crippling the UK's creative industry clusters in Soho and Mayfair, forcing them to relocate to those...
December 19, 2013 8:21 PM
, social inclusion
Recently I have been privileged to sit in on a number of discussions:
- on security and surveillance in the post Snowden world and the effectiveness or otherwise of the various initiatives being touted by those with no more understanding of what is happening today than those who...
November 30, 2013 10:08 AM
, Cabinet office
, Google Analytics
, Open data
I have just received the latest ISOC newsletter with a link to the press release after the 88th meeting of the Internet Enginering Task...
September 20, 2013 9:18 AM
, Edward Snowden
Yesterday's comments on the problems some faced when downloading the new Apple Operating system provoked interesting comment in the Washington Post -