- @VeryBritishDude What are you on about? Companies share data and shaft people without them knowing it. That's it! 3 hours ago
- @VeryBritishDude Tell it to these folk. bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00… 3 hours ago
- RT @chrisdaleoxford: Good luck to whoever buys #HMRC data. There's at least two of me in there despite my best efforts to make them remove … 3 hours ago
- @VeryBritishDude We've no idea what companies do with data. You could be on a blacklist, have credit denied, insurance premiums hiked.. 4 hours ago
- @VeryBritishDude They both need to be. Companies are just as much a threat to privacy as government. 4 hours ago
- @VeryBritishDude I'm sceptical about whether the data can be truly anonymised. 4 hours ago
- Brilliant piece. We may moan about the UK but compared to much of the world, it's a good place to be. theguardian.com/commentisfree/… 4 hours ago
- @VeryBritishDude You don't need to be Labour to be suspicious of what companies might do with data. 4 hours ago
- @VeryBritishDude You have no arguments so you resort to abuse. Again. 6 hours ago
- @VeryBritishDude Why should it? You are not doing a great job of selling this to me. 6 hours ago
- New TV adaptation of Jamaica Inn starts on Monday. Predict crap Cornish accents. 6 hours ago
- @VeryBritishDude Maybe it will but why does it need to be flogged off to do so? 6 hours ago
- Comparative recovery
- The social media pillory
- More freelancers than public employees: Is that really a Good Thing?
- Waiting in vain for the rebound
- Is the state shrinking?
- The working poor and the welfare cap
- Public finances: The picture is largely unchanged
- Is wealth inequality just getting back to normal?
- Bob Crow
- What happens when the pensions run out?
- Work in 2030: Even more precarious than it is now
- The 4G workplace
Monthly Archives: December 2010
Stuffed full of leftover Christmas turkey and with the kids going stir-crazy, we reach a point where we just want to get out of the house at this time of year. Many families head for the theatre to see a pantomime. But some say … Continue reading
I’ve been banging on for a while now about the scale of the spending cuts facing the public sector and how very few organisations in any sector have made savings this quickly over four years. Stephen Dorrell, chairman of the Commons … Continue reading
The marriage between the London Boroughs of Camden and Islington is off. Announced in September as a cure for both boroughs’ budget headaches, it has now been firmly filed in the ‘too difficult’ box. The decision to cancel the merger has been blamed on personality … Continue reading
Seeing the students playing cat and mouse with the police last week brought back a few memories so I thought I’d see if there was anything at all on the interweb about the student demo I went on in 1984. I … Continue reading
The Not Ashamed campaign, launched yesterday with the support of some senior clergy, claims that Christians are facing discrimination at work. The website has stories from “those who have suffered for standing up and speaking up for Jesus Christ in … Continue reading