When IT Meets Politics:

Manchester


March 16, 2016  1:10 PM

Salford Council leads the way into a world of smart council estates

Philip Virgo Profile: Philip Virgo
Hyperoptic, London, Manchester, Mayor, Pitcom, Salford, Singapore, smart city

The news that Salford has done a deal to install gigabit fibre to its council estates, taking action while others still talk vision, should come as no surprise to those who have had...

July 2, 2015  6:10 PM

Broadband Competition spreads from Shropshire to Shoreditch

Philip Virgo Profile: Philip Virgo
B4RN, BDUK, Broadband, competition, Cornwall, fHyperOptic, GigaplusArgyll, glasgow, Gloucester, ITS, Manchester, Ofcom, Shropshire, Virgin

We can now see the result of last year's change of policy and leadership at BDUK accompanied by rediscovery by Ofcom to its duties as a competition regulator. Those Counties which held out from pledging everything in support of extending BT's twenty year-old 21CN infrastructure appear now to be...


January 15, 2015  10:00 AM

How do we ensure that responses to Hebdo murders do not dishonour 800th Anniversary of Magna Carta?

Philip Virgo Profile: Philip Virgo
Arndale, Bombing, CESG, EURIM-IPPR, freedom, GCHQ, Interent, IRA, Manchester


The would-be killers of Charlie Hebdo (click here for some of the cartons from the resurrection)
are in danger of achieving their objectives:

•    an...


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