May 3rd 2012

Website blocking and privacy : it’s all or nothing

Over the past week we’ve had the continued fall out from the Pirate Bay court ruling and Claire Perry MP’s continued calls for an opt-in content filter in the UK. The cries of ‘something must be done’ have been heard loud and clear – but is anyone thinking through what it being proposed? Both the […]

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Apr 18th 2012

Who decides what you should see online? The Government, of course.

Today’s report from Claire Perry MP says pretty much what we expected – it is for bureaucrats to decide what we can and cannot see online.We must then ask permission from our internet service providers to see content that is absolutely legal. Despite being a report dedicated to online pornography and how anyone wishing to […]

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