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foreign and commonwealth

Freedom of Information requests 2011: how many were there and which were turned down?

www.guardian.co.uk
Freedom of Information requests data shows more people than ever before trying to get key data out of government. See what it says• Get the dataThe Freedom of Information Act of 2000 is very British Institution - it allows anyone to request data from government departments - and to be...
Freedom of Information requests 2011: how many were there and which were turned down?

NSFW Corp. Raises Mid-Six Figure Seed Deal (Our Incredibly Biased Report)

pandodaily.com
When Paul Carr is not introducing guests at PandoMonthly, offending 20 percent of our audience on the pages of PandoDaily, or hosting the sometimes-weekly PandoDaily show “Why Isn’t This News?” he is actually working on his own company. We all knew that on some level, because he announced he...
NSFW Corp. Raises Mid-Six Figure Seed Deal (Our Incredibly Biased Report)

'Civil liberties? They're safe.' And if you believe that…

www.guardian.co.uk
The government has yet to show why we should trust the security forces with sweeping new powers of surveillanceOn the evening of Tuesday, 5 July 2005, I attended an invitation-only seminar at the London School of Economics. Those attending included academics, some experienced journalists, senior officers from the Metropolitan Police's...
'Civil liberties? They're safe.' And if you believe that…

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter And Yahoo Refuse To Cooperate With UK's 'Snooper's Charter'

www.techdirt.com
A month ago, we wrote about how the UK's infamous "Snooper's Charter" had been scuppered by Nick Clegg, the UK's Deputy Prime Minister. The Guardian now reveals that top Internet companies may have played a key role in this decision: The five biggest internet companies in the world, including...
Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter And Yahoo Refuse To Cooperate With UK's 'Snooper's Charter'
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