Monthly Archives: September 2011

The internet cannot be trusted, right?

Oh dear, yet another internet-bashing story circulating today, following Demos research. See this BBC report Is the internet re-writing history? Since when were distortion, lies and propaganda a unique feature of the internet? You only have to look at reports … Continue reading

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The Internet of Abandoned Security

(This – indeed any – post is long overdue.) People are talking about the Internet of Things. What they mean is that many everyday items will either become directly connected to the internet, or, at least, that the internet will … Continue reading

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