Unpicking the "making children as safe as they are offline" fallacy

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When discussing Internet regulation, one often hears the trope that the Internet must be made "as safe as the offline world". Indeed, the outgoing Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham, gave a Read more

Telecoms Security Bill: draft specific obligations for ISPs and telcos

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I wrote last year about the Telecoms Security Bill. The bill, if passed, would be a significant change to the security obligations imposed on provides of electronic communications networks and Read more

Alternatives to using genuine phone numbers, IP addresses, domain names and email addresses in your training and documentation

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If you are preparing training or guidance, showcasing your product or service, or giving code samples, you'll often want example data, such as a phone number, email address, or National Insurance. (I Read more

Four legal tips to keep your business running smoothly in 2021

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1 The pandemic is getting worse, democracy in the USA seems to have collapsed, and if you have to say "you're still on mute" one more time, you'll explode. And it's only the 11th of January. Here are Read more

VoIP / ITSP round-up

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This week's blogpost is a bit of a cheat, as I'm linking out to a recording Simwood made of the talk I gave at their annual conference a couple of weeks ago. I gave my usual update on legal issues Read more