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Web lockers under threat

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My Lords, you can't please the entertainment industry and sustain privacy Cory Doctorow - guardian.co.uk, Thursday 4 March 2010 16.26 GMT "The reason web lockers are used for piracy is that they support privacy. A call to end web lockers is really a call to eliminate the public's ability to exchange personal information out of sight of […]

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Extracts from Jan 2010 Information Commissioner’s e-newsletter

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Just in case any organisations, big or small – public or private, still think that they can be cavalier about individual's Personal Information, these few extracts may convince you that you need to embrace the 'user-driven' principles of VRM immediately. Monetary penalties of up to £500,000 could be levied on businesses and other organisations that […]

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VRM – Trust Matters

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MyCustomer.com publishes the second half of Doc Searls predictions and emerging forms of VRM but I couldn't resist adding a few to his list. As a long term advocate of VRM (or SRM as I used to call it back in the last century) I fully agree with Doc and the ProjectVRM core principle of ‘user-driven’. However we at PAOGA prefer ‘user’ […]

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Wasted at The Dorchester

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I was invited by Real Impact Productions to attend the Chartered Institute of Waste Management Awards at The Dorchester this week. This event celebrated individuals, companies and local authorities who are doing much more than just talking about 'green' issues and was really interesting. Do click on the link to see what they are doing. I have […]

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VRM and Green Energy

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Last week was one of those rare occasions when I couldn't resist 'phoning in' to Julian Worricker on You & Yours on Radio 4 to put in my fourpenneth about energy conservation. I proposed that the 50,000 new homes a year, that this government has promised, should ALL include solar panels (photo voltaic) not only […]

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