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Digital Is the Future in the Wake of Strong Decision Made by the UK

(0) Comments | Posted 17 December 2015 | (14:59)

The proposed change to EU law to ban teenagers aged 16 and under from using social media sites and email without parental permission has been thrown out after pressure and concerns from tech firms, internet providers and wider society with over 1,800 people signing a petition set up by The...

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The UK Needs a New Plan of Action to Combat Low Productivity Levels

(0) Comments | Posted 25 November 2015 | (15:02)

'Productivity' seems to be the buzzword for many UK businesses in the modern age. Research, surveys and theories have all been banded around, claiming to possess the answer or dismissing the UK as being one of the worst for productivity in Europe. Plenty of column inches have been filled and...

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Don't Hound the Hackers - Question Our Inability to Engage Them

(1) Comments | Posted 29 October 2015 | (15:25)

A 15 year old has been released on bail in connection with one of the UK's most damaging hacking incidents. Yet, while many rush to criticise TalkTalk for their security measures (and with good reason), I personally am struck by the genius of this youth.


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Technology's Role in the Education Revolution

(1) Comments | Posted 14 May 2013 | (17:20)

Education needs to be revolutionised. But we haven't got long to make that revolution happen before we start to harm the prospects of young people everywhere.

There, I said it. Education is a thorny subject and I know there are daily battles taking place on the future of it:...

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