Network analysis and why people are so afraid of the Draft Communications Bill

Reading Time: 8 minutes This is going to be a convoluted long post, so I just decided to pick a point and start. The Draft Communications Bill, what is it? The Draft Communications Bill is a piece of legislation that builds upon work done by the European Union and the previous Labour administration. It is designed (as the government … Read moreNetwork analysis and why people are so afraid of the Draft Communications Bill

UK, reputation censorship and competition on the broadband market

Reading Time: < 1 minute Zack Whittaker over at ZDNet has written a piece over at CNET about the previous Labour administration’s rush towards control of the internet, the Digital Economy Act and the Cleanfeed censorship system (which is the UK equivalent to China’s Great Firewall) and administered by BT with all ISPs being forced to subscribe. The article is … Read moreUK, reputation censorship and competition on the broadband market

Google Apps and security

Reading Time: < 1 minute Those of you interested in cloud computing would have noticed that Google Apps has earned ISO27001 certification for information security, which is a counterpoint to concerns about the secure nature of web services. Admittedly there are some who could point to flaws in the ISO27001 standard from an information security standpoint – but it is … Read moreGoogle Apps and security

Unchained workers of the world rejoice

Reading Time: < 1 minute One of the frustrations of the mobile PR person is having to deal with different building’s wi-fi networks: be it at a client or in your favourite global chain of identikit coffee shops, wi-fi requires a lot of account juggling in order to be productive. This could all be a thing of the past, just … Read moreUnchained workers of the world rejoice

CoverItLive hacked | CoverItLive 安全破

Reading Time: 2 minutes One of the digital tools that I have encouraged use of at work is CoverItLive. It consists of two elements: a dashboard and an embeddable module which is compatible with many media company content management systems to share content and engage in conversations. So live blogging of an event (we’ve used it for the UK … Read moreCoverItLive hacked | CoverItLive 安全破