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UK Government publishes Internet Safety green paper

Posted by Daniel Smith on Thursday, October 12th, 2017 at 8:39

The UK Government has announced proposals for a voluntary levy on Internet companies “to raise awareness and counter internet harms”. The government has said that the levy would target issues such as...

Amber Rudd focusses on Internet in conference speech

Posted by malcolm on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at 18:39

Rudd announced plans to tighten terrorism laws to criminalise merely viewing terrorist content, as opposed to keeping a copy found on the Internet, as well as new legislation to criminalise...

Report reveals that cyberbullying is not as prevalent as feared

Posted by Babatunde Onabajo on Thursday, July 20th, 2017 at 16:26

A study led by Dr. Andrew Przybylski of the University of Oxford found that cyberbullying – bullying that takes place over the internet – is not as prevalent as feared. The study comprised a survey...

Baroness Howe tables Private Member’s Bill

Posted by Babatunde Onabajo on Friday, July 14th, 2017 at 14:55

Baroness Howe, a crossbencher and life peer in the House of Lords, has tabled a private member's bill demanding a broadening of the definition of what constitutes “extreme pornography” in the 2017...

German court denies mother’s access to daughter’s Facebook account

Posted by Babatunde Onabajo on Friday, June 2nd, 2017 at 10:08

An appeals court in Berlin has recently ruled that a mother cannot gain access to her daughter’s Facebook account. Following the girl being killed by a train in 2012, the mother attempted to gain...

Conservative Party’s manifesto’s technology policies

Posted by Babatunde Onabajo on Thursday, May 18th, 2017 at 17:12

The establishment of a regulatory framework to underpin and support the digital charter, complete with a sanctions regime, to enable the Government to fine or prosecute those companies that fail in...

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