Zack Whittaker

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Zack Whittaker was the security editor for ZDNet.

I don't hold any stock, shares or investments in any company. (Updated: December 2, 2015)

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Google starts blacking out London

Google starts blacking out London

Google, once again, has sparked controversy with the new Street View service available on Google Maps. The Google Car took a trip over the pond to London, where it saw a reveller throwing up outside a Shoreditch pub, a man being arrested and a man walking out of a sex shop in Soho.

March 20, 2009 by in Data Centers

New York plane crash: online media spreads word within seconds

New York plane crash: online media spreads word within seconds

Citizen journalism has taken off once again with the still-developing plane crash in New York city. Whilst I am keen to stress this is not deemed an act of terror (unless you consider the bird that flew into the engine as a "suicide pigeon"), showing the immense impact on-demand television, Twitter and Flickr has on events such as these are tremendous.

January 15, 2009 by in Data Centers