Social media and the law (and a bit of Leveson, well, needs must …)

I was at Social Media and the Law 2012 today, which was a really great event. First of all big thank you to Luisa Edwards from Google for managing the day so well - always nicer when a conference chair makes it fun instead of a relentless clock watch!  Also some really great comments about Google's … Continue reading Social media and the law (and a bit of Leveson, well, needs must …)

49 days to save the world (or, influence the future of online business)

It seems to have slipped out very quietly and has hardly been picked up in the press at all, but the future of European online business is up for grabs.  And that's all online business, from nuts and bolts e-tail right through to new media services with lots inbetween.  After ten years of our E-Commerce Directive … Continue reading 49 days to save the world (or, influence the future of online business)

Come on Facebook, put a Ceops button on!

It's like groundhog day with Facebook ... every couple of months a story about how there isn't a Ceops button.   Today it's about the jailing of Peter Chapman who met his victim Ashleigh Hall via Facebook. Come on Facebook, get with the programme please! http://www.ceop.police.uk/mediacentre/films/ceopreport.asp Big shout out to Toby Beresford who I caught on … Continue reading Come on Facebook, put a Ceops button on!