11 11 2011
Another year has passed since the end of the Great War (as our forefathers called it at the time), and the world has again stood still for a short two minutes to remember all those who died in the name of their countries in not only that conflict but all others since.
15 10 2011
The 99% today started to occupy bristol, well they started to occupy College Green anyway. At 12:00 sharp people were meant to arrive and take over the area in the name of ‘the standard person’, however by 1:30pm very few had actually arrived at one point there were more Police Officers than there were occupiers.
26 05 2011
Today the Information Commissioners Office put out a press release announcing a new law constraining how UK run websites interact with their users. The law restricts how and when websites can use ‘cookies’, for those that don’t know what a ‘cookie’ is I will explain.
5 12 2010
Today Park Street and College Green were the scene of another Student Fees protest, with more police officers than students it was a very calm event. At around 14:15 this afternoon students started to march down Park Street in Bristol, shouting chants aimed at the coalition government.
27 11 2010
Yesterday the Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA) tabled plans for new legislation that would give them the power to close down domain names that they deem to be engaged in criminal activity. Currently it appears that the “security services” would make the decision and not a judge, sounds slightly Orwellian to me!