November 14, 2019 12:27 PM
Since I posted this there have been many entries on an impassioned ISOC discussion thread. So far I draw three main conclusions:
- Democratic accountability is alien to ISOC. It has long been structured as a top down organisation, living off the revenues from .org, , with multiple groups...
June 29, 2017 3:00 PM
Boys and older trolls are elbowing girls and older women off the Internet, just as they used to elbow them off computers in schools in the 1980s. During the first, and most successful, campaign to encourage girls to consider IT careers...
November 30, 2015 11:21 AM
, Data protection
I received the press release for the call for evidence by the Joint Scrutiny...
October 19, 2015 12:57 PM
One of the messages from the party conferences and from the last week's parliamentary debate is that Broadband is the fourth utility, without which modern life grind would grind...
August 18, 2015 8:43 AM
Joe Garner, the latest CEO of Openreach, put up a competent defence when interviewed on the Today programme this...
May 11, 2015 4:50 PM
, European Union
, Universal Credit
The first and most obvious difference that the election has made is that sterling and the stock market have both risen: with telecoms (BT and Colt) and outsourcing companies (Capita, MITIE and Serco) rising above the trend. The general rise indicates that the pressure on public finances is...
April 10, 2015 11:43 AM
I forget a key component when I used the analogy of the construction of the railways and canals in my blog yesterday on the means of implementing the
June 16, 2014 12:59 PM
, Access control
, Big Data
, Identity management
, Information security
, PCI DSS
I recently agreed to help e-Skills engage financial services employers in reviewing their
September 9, 2013 12:25 PM
, Internet of Things
, Internet security
I recently read a New York Times article on how the US drug enforcement surveillance database supposedly dwarfs that of the