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Hispanicos Taxi Booking App

Book a Taxi/Cab easy and quick from Hispanicos.Reliable and quick way to book for Taxi/Cab.you can check the booking status and see...

1 day ago by Marandy Data Communications (UK) Ltd

Britain proposes jail for internet trolls

The UK government is looking to extend the maximum jail term and also the time limit for prosecutions for abusive online communications from six months to three years.

October 19, 2014

Atlassian's UK move 'overblown': Turnbull

Australian Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has downplayed the news of Australia's tech startup darling Atlassian planning a move to list in the UK.

January 14, 2014

BlackBerry 10 suffers security approval setback by UK gov't

UPDATED: Despite a strong hold of the worldwide public sector market, the UK government doesn't believe the latest BlackBerry 10 software is safe enough for secure communications. For now, the only modern day smartphone capable of government use in the UK is the iPhone.

March 20, 2013

Jimmy Wales, Tim Berners-Lee slam UK's internet snooping plans

Wikipedia co-founder Wales has come out against the UK government's draft Communications Data Bill, while inventor of the web Tim Berners-Lee has raised concerns about legislation that allows the government to gather data on its citizens.

September 6, 2012

A4 Cars

This Taxi Booking App allows you to book a Taxi or Private Hire Vehicle from A4 CarsWith this App you can: * Make a booking directly...

October 19, 2014 by Marandy Data Communications (UK) Ltd

Crown Cars

This Taxi Booking App allows you to book a Taxi or Private Hire Vehicle from Crown CarsWith this App you can: * Make a booking directly...

March 14, 2014 by Marandy Data Communications (UK) Ltd

TalkTalk retains top spot in Ofcom complaints table

TalkTalk is still the most complained-about communications provider in the UK, Ofcom has said in its latest dissatisfaction report, although BT looks set to take top spot in next quarter's complaints league.The regulator puts these reports out on a quarterly basis, and it said on Tuesday that TalkTalk had managed to top the list every quarter in the last year, both for its fixed-line broadband and landline services.

December 21, 2011 by

Ofcom: UK tepid on super-fast broadband

An Ofcom report has found that take up of super-fast broadband in the UK is very low despite now being available in many parts of the country.The communications watchdog released the information on Wednesday as part of its sixth annual International Communications Market Report.

December 14, 2011 by

Vaizey: BPI should get court order for Pirate Bay block

The BPI and rights holder organisations should get a court order if they want to BT to block the Pirate Bay file-sharing website, according to communications minister Ed Vaizey.The BPI should apply for a court order, rather than request a voluntary takedown of the Pirate Bay by BT, Vaizey told ZDNet UK on Thursday.

November 11, 2011 by

Google wants website-blocking debate opened to public

Google has pleaded with the UK government to open up back-room discussions about website-blocking to the public and parliament.For months, communications minister Ed Vaizey has been in talks with communications providers, rights holders and various other interested parties to explore the viability of blocking access to websites that, for example, facilitate copyright infringement.

July 6, 2011 by

Book review: Surveillance or Security?

Over the last 20 years or so, there have been intermittent moves by the EU and the UK government to implement various levels of online surveillance — first by requiring ISPs to install equipment to facilitate wiretapping, and second by storing the masses of communications data created by all of us.

June 22, 2011

Ofcom wants to hear consumers' bill-shock stories

Ofcom has put a call out for anyone who has received a higher-than-expected communications bill in the last year to tell their story to the regulator.On Tuesday, Ofcom said its research has shown six percent of UK consumers had received such a bill for mobile services within the last 12 months, with 18 percent of those people finding at least £100 of that bill to be unexpected.

May 10, 2011 by

World Economic Forum ranks the world's IT

The World Economic Forum has just published its 10th annual Global Information Technology report, and the UK is ranked 15th behind emerging "Asian tigers" such as Singapore, Taiwan, South Korea and Hong Kong. However, Europe remains the most developed area for information and communications technologies, with Sweden taking the top spot for the second year in a row.

April 13, 2011 by

Borenstein: Government should prevent cloud monopoly

If there is consolidation in cloud providers, it could happen quickly and government needs to be ready to jump in and prevent the formation of a monopoly.That's the broad belief held by Nathaniel Borenstein, co-creator of the integral Mime communications protocol and chief scientist of cloud email company Mimecast, who spoke to ZDNet UK on Monday.

March 31, 2011 by

ICO: Cookie rules changes to affect businesses

Businesses must be aware of new rules around cookie use coming into force at the end of May, the information commissioner has said.Changes to the EU Privacy and Electronic Communications Directive coming into force on 25 May will mean UK businesses will have to get consent to store or access information on users' computers, information commissioner Christopher Graham said in a statement on Tuesday.

March 8, 2011 by

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