Free money and the government

There are few incentives for politicians to spend money on R&D, yet there are still schemes out there for companies to take advantage of


Sexism and the internet

The tech and internet sector is still a male dominated affair and this is a problem which surely needs to be addressed. Martha Lane Fox had some ideas discussed here

Hackers, cybercriminals and organised crime

The nature and extent of cybercrime is far from being understood by the majority of the UK public. The biggest threat comes from organised criminal networks who operate Crime as a Service (CaaS) scams.  I recently spoke to some people who have gotten very close to these gangs and have observed their behaviour. It’s time we […]

Why #blackbrunch will fail

No-one should doubt the seriousness of the protesters disrupting upper end restaurants across the US in the name of civil rights. But as far as protest movements go, it’s unlikely to reap any great results. For a protest to be effective it requires two primary elements: Focus – the campaign needs a goal to be […]