Michele Neylon, director of Blacknight: “Because of the lack of rules, some companies just did what they wanted.”  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

People with websites for their company, blog, forum or organisation may soon face restrictions on their ability to keep their personal names, addre(...)

Wireless world: using wireless networks – which exist all around us – is not only more efficient but also can be privacy-friendly

The Open Wireless Movement – led by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and supported by Mozilla among others – is to launch software which will(...)

Pirate Bay has teamed up with Lund University in Sweden to study the “habits and norms” of its community.

Controversial file-sharing website, Pirate Bay has teamed up with Lund University in Sweden to study the “habits and norms” of its community in wha(...)

For most of us, our interaction with spam is limited to occasionally overrun email accounts or strange messages being sent from our email and s(...)