Category: Politics

Old man and young women using computer
Internet Psychology

Why don’t old people use the Internet?

Older people aged over 65 are statistically much less likely to use the web than younger people. But it has nothing to do with their age.

Lady Thatcher
Politics

Lady Thatcher gave you the Internet

Baroness Margaret Thatcher will be remembered in totally different ways. Some people believe she was tremendous and delivered the massive change this country needed. Others believe she led to division and the smashing up of industries and associated communities. If you have been watching the myriad of TV tributes over

Leveson Inquiry Report
Politics

Leveson has wasted his time

Leveson inquiry report ignores new media and shows how the political world is focused on the wrong issues, just like many business owners

Does the web unite or divide?
Internet Psychology

The Internet unites people separately

The dream of Sir Tim Berners-Lee is to have a World Wide Web that is “free and open” and which extends its “benefits to all people on the planet”. It is a dream which means everyone benefits from being connected, learning from each other and sharing in that new-found knowledge.

Remembrance sunday poppy
General

Be proud of the rubbish and the nastiness you see on the internet

Everywhere you look online you will be reminded of nastiness, crime and downright evil. Whether it is a simple as a spam email, as complex as identity theft or as horrible as Internet trolling, you can’t avoid the negative aspects of the online world. There are rumours on Twitter, nasty