Keeping the cookie monster at bay

Back in March, we wrote a blog post about impending EU online privacy legislation which would affect all websites in the UK. Dubbed the ‘Cookie Law,’ it requires any website which uses cookies to get ‘informed consent’ from users. In the months that have passed the legislation has come into effect (on May 26th) and… Read More

Digital surveillance in the UK

UK ministers are preparing a major expansion of the government’s powers to monitor the online activities of every person in the UK. This would include but not be limited to data relating to phone calls, texts, emails, web browsing, Facebook updates, and Skype communications.