Google To 'Revise' Privacy Policies In The UK

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Tech

Google will revise its privacy policy to make it easier to read, understand and navigate in a new agreement with UK regulators. The Information Com...

Nuisance Calls Are Like Moles, Knock One on the Head and More Appear

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

The most bizarre thing just happened. I sat down to write this blog on nuisance calls, and I received a PPI text message.

Papers Scale the Height of Hypocrisy

Professor Brian Cathcart | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK Politics
Professor Brian Cathcart

We are asked to believe that while the poor newspapers have been hounded over phone hacking, 'blue-chip companies' of all sorts are getting clean away with paying private investigators to break the law on a vast scale. What is striking about this claim is not the fragmentary evidence on which it is based nor the way it has been overblown in the newspapers (and we will return to those matters soon), but the breathtaking hypocrisy of it all.

University Emails Wrong Exam Results To Thousands Of Students

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Final year students were left feeling "horrible and nervy" after the University of Liverpool emailed thousands with the wrong exams results, in an inc...

Information Watchdog To Reopen Probe Into Google Street View

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Tech

The information watchdog has reopened its investigation into Google's Street View cars and the personal data collected from unsecured wifi networks in...

Watchdog Eyes Google After Reports Execs Knew Of Snooping

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK Tech

The UK privacy regulator is considering taking action against Google, after a US government report said senior executives knew it had gathered emails,...

Michael Gove Defends Office In Private Emails Row

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 16.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Education Secretary Michael Gove has insisted his officials had acted with the "highest standards of propriety" following claims government business w...

Labour Table Questions In Attempt To Expose Gove Private Email Scandal

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 19.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

In a bid to ascertain the full extent of the use of private email accounts for official business between Michael Gove and officials at the Department ...

Students At High Risk Of Identity Theft

PA | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Almost half of students are worried that personal information posted online could affect their future careers, a survey suggests. The Information C...

Time to put a lid on the Cookie Jar

Ross McKenzie | Posted 20.09.2011 | UK
Ross McKenzie

The EU has recently amended the rules restricting use of cookies in a move set to put the lid on the cookie jar for businesses benefitting from the information they gather using them.