Monthly Archives: February 2012

Interview with Rainey Reitman, Activism Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation


I spoke with Rainey Reitman about the internet and privacy. We discussed the current privacy situation, Google’s privacy changes and privacy legislation currently being discussed in many countries. We also covered Wikileaks and Rainey gave advice on what people can do … Continue reading

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Information Technology and Modern Warfare 2012 Update


It has been argued that modern warfare has been made easier for politician’s as a result of the use of information technology: Protesters have drawn attention to their concerns about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan through the use of … Continue reading

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Information Technology and Privacy 2012 Update


I have left the posting on Information Technology and Privacy from 2011 intact and am posting here additional content for 2012. This appears in the following areas. The above video illustrates the continuing complacency about privacy amongst many internet users. … Continue reading

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Interview on February 6th 2012 with Ian Goldin, Professor of Globalisation and Development and Director of the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford.


Interview on February 6th 2012 with Ian Goldin, Professor of Globalisation and Development and Director of the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford. Ian talks about globalisation, what it is, its impact and describes his forthcoming book on … Continue reading

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