Parliament

07.19.13
UK government receptive to bill that would pardon Alan Turing
07.19.13

UK government receptive to bill that would pardon Alan Turing

Many in the UK recognize Alan Turing's contributions to computing as we know it, but attempts to o...

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07.17.13
UK surveillance agency off the hook, legally, for PRISM
07.17.13

UK surveillance agency off the hook, legally, for PRISM

It may be the US government generating the most PRISM-related headlines, but the UK authorities ha...

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02.12.13
Adobe preemptively cuts prices to avoid wrath of Australian lawmakers
02.12.13

Adobe preemptively cuts prices to avoid wrath of Australian lawmakers

Adobe has suddenly knocked 20 percent off its prices in Australia just one day after it was summon...

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04.30.12
Apple, Microsoft asked to explain pricing to Australian government
04.30.12

Apple, Microsoft asked to explain pricing to Australian government

Apple and Microsoft are among a few tech companies going before the Australian Parliament this...

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03.26.12
On using the iPad in Poland's Parliament
03.26.12

On using the iPad in Poland's Parliament

Polish parliamentary member, John Godson, is using an iPad to help him with his official duties...

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10.05.11
Wiretapping Act could spell 'finito' for Italian Wikipedia
10.05.11

Wiretapping Act could spell 'finito' for Italian Wikipedia

This week, lawmakers in Italy are debating a controversial new bill that could have disastrous...

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08.13.11
UK teen arrested for illegal BBM, social media crackdown gains steam
08.13.11

UK teen arrested for illegal BBM, social media crackdown gains steam

Lending further gravity to the proposed crackdown being bandied about in British parliament, an E...

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08.11.11
UK Prime Minister exploring social media crackdown in wake of London riots (video)
08.11.11

UK Prime Minister exploring social media crackdown in wake of London riots (video)

As Londoners continue to pick up the rubble and carnage from this week's riots, UK Prime Minist...

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07.28.11
Shocker! British civil servants spend a lot on new PCs
07.28.11

Shocker! British civil servants spend a lot on new PCs

The British government just got put on Supernanny's naughty step for paying too high a price for...

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