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China Appoints A New Head Of The Internet

China Names New Head Of The Internet Yesterday we reported how China’s former head of the internet, Lu Wei had been officially charged with bribery. This came following ...

August 1, 2018 at 11:20 am by

UK Government Used To Commit To Full Fibre Switch Date

UK Government Used To Commit To Full Fibre Switch Date Over the last few months, we have continually heard rumblings from the UK government about the switch over to super-fast ...

August 1, 2018 at 10:48 am by

UK Parliament Proposes Public Office Ban For Online Trolls

UK Parliament Proposes Public Office Ban For Online Trolls I’ve made it pretty clear in the past that I have a strong definition of the word troll. I think it’s a ...

July 31, 2018 at 3:25 pm by
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UK Government Propose Drone Ban For Children

UK Government Propose Drone Ban For Children In the last few years, drones have become one of the go-to presents for children young and old. The fact that you can buy a ...

July 26, 2018 at 12:12 pm by
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Smart Meters Will Only Cut Bills By Around £11

Smart Meters Will Only Cut Bills By Around £11 There has definitely been a drive across all factors to try and be as energy efficient as possible. This is perhaps, at least ...

July 21, 2018 at 12:59 pm by

UK Plan To Launch Satellite Rockets Within 3 Years

UK Plan To Launch Satellite Rockets Within 3 Years In terms of rocket launches, not much happens here in the UK. A bit depressing as I have actually seen a rocket launch at ...

July 16, 2018 at 10:02 am by
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Peppa Pig Is The Latest Target In China’s Social Media Blockade

Peppa Pig Might Be Facing the Ban on Chinese Social Media Peppa Pig is a children’s book and TV show. In it, a family of pigs with various other anthropomorphic animals ...

May 1, 2018 at 2:29 pm by
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UK Consider Child Protection Laws On Social Media

UK Government Consider Adding Child Protection Laws To Social Media Sites You may have noticed, but earlier this month Facebook came under the scrutiny of governments ...

April 22, 2018 at 12:30 pm by
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UK Government Commits Another £95m To Fibre Broadband

UK Government Announce More Spending For Fibre Roll-Out The current state of internet access within the UK is rather poor compared to other Western countries. While some of us ...

March 14, 2018 at 3:16 pm by
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Adult Website Age Checks Delayed In UK

Age check for adult websites delayed The UK government has made little secret of the fact that is it not satisfied in the way in which adult websites operate. With most ...

March 13, 2018 at 5:16 pm by
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Google Confirms Pentagon Is Using It’s Technology

Google Drones Drone technology has come on significantly in the last 10 years. Initially starting as an imperfect clunky tool, more updated models have seen the introduction ...

March 8, 2018 at 5:24 pm by
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Significant Changes to MOT’s Could Have A Major Impact On Diesel Cars

Diesel Cars It’s been a worrying year for diesel car owners in the UK. If anything, rather than worrying, frustrating is perhaps a better word. After nearly 20 years of ...

January 31, 2018 at 4:52 pm by
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UK Government Considers Introducing Bitcoin Regulation

UK Treasury considers possible introduction of regulations for Bitcoin In the last year, the growth of Bitcoin has been, to put it mildly, insane. As such the UK Treasury are ...

December 4, 2017 at 3:55 pm by
Secret Service Silk Road Investigator Sentenced for Bitcoin Theft

Secret Service Silk Road Investigator Sentenced for Bitcoin Theft

Shaun W. Bridges of Laurel, Maryland is a former US secret service special agent recently sentenced to 24 months in prison. This follows after a guilty plea to one count of ...

November 11, 2017 at 8:22 pm by

Government Drafts Law for Real-Time Internet Monitoring

In proposed changes to the investigatory powers law, the government want to directly spy on your internet usage in real-time; without you knowing! Online privacy is a ...

May 7, 2017 at 7:40 pm by


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