Unlimited Streaming Deals Contributing To Piracy
As Three becomes the first network provider in the UK to launch a tariff that lets its customers use unlimited streaming services without it affecting their monthly data allowance, some media commentators are concerned that more streaming services of this kind could lead to more piracy.
Tech Tip : Annotate Web Pages With Windows 10
One great feature of Windows 10 is that Edge allows you to mark up web pages with your own notes and drawings. To add annotate, write, highlight, and even type directly on a website:
Rogue Drone Over Gatwick
It has been reported that a drone being flown dangerously close to Gatwick airport was the reason why four Easyjet and one British Airways flights had to be diverted.
AA Website Shop Data Breach
Reports have surfaced of a data breach in April this year in the website shop of motoring / breakdown company the AA which left a large (13 gigabyte) cache of data, including personal customer data viewable online for several days.
Government’s Fibre Broadband Scheme Launched With £400m
The long-expected launch of the UK government’s plans to improve broadband speeds for homes and businesses by replacing copper phone wires with fibre-optic cable has been launched with a £400 million investment from the Digital Infrastructure Investment Fund.
NHS Sharing Data With Google Data Sharing Not Compliant Says ICO
A deal which led to the sharing of healthcare records of 1.6 million patients in the UK with Google’s AI company ‘DeepMind’ has been judged by the UK data protection watchdog the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) to have not complied with the Data Protection Act.
Tech Tip : Create Your Own Customised Theme
We all like to customise parts of our work environment, particularly when it comes to the computer. Customising your computer's theme on Windows 10 is straightforward. Here's how:
Charity Challenges (Snooper's) Charter
The human rights charity has been given the go-ahead by the UK High Court to make a legal challenge against the so-called ‘Snooper’s Charter, and will be enabled to do so with the help of £50,000 of crowdfunding raised earlier this year via CrowdJustice.
Cyber Attack on Parliament - Emails Compromised
Parliament’ s IT system was hacked last Friday, compromising the email accounts of almost 1% of the 9,000 users of the system according to the latest reports.