Leaked: The UK’s secret blueprint with telcos for mass spying on internet, phones – and backdoors

“…UK organizations will not be allowed to introduce true end-to-end encryption of their users’ data but will be legally required to introduce a backdoor to their systems so the authorities can read any and all communications.” Leaked: The UK’s secret blueprint with telcos for mass spying on internet, phones – and backdoors Real-time full-blown snooping …






Who wants to drive for McLaren?

Formula 1: McLaren-Honda looking for gamer to become simulator driver Formula 1 team McLaren-Honda launch a virtual racing competition, with a job as a simulator driver for the team as the prize. Source: www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/39811756






Useful Amazon Echo / Dot Commands for Homework, Games & Trivia

The Amazon Echo / Dot can be useful for homework, trivia and other games. “Alexa, random fact” “Alexa, tell me something interesting” “Alexa, random number between x and y” “Alexa, heads or tails” “Alexa, toss a coin” “Alexa, say the alphabet” “Alexa, roll a die” “Alexa, what is the square root of 9?” “Alexa, what …






£5 note ‘worth £50,000’ spent in Blackwood is found

One found … three more to go. Good luck 🙂 £5 note ‘worth £50,000’ spent in Blackwood is found – BBC News One of four new £5 notes which could be worth up to £50,000 is found in south Wales. Source: www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-38333438 Update: The 2nd note has been found: £5 note ‘worth £50,000’ found in Christmas …






Virgin Media fault in DY8 F003864632 – their review date is April 2017 !

Ongoing Virgin Media fault in DY8 F003864632 – their review date is April 2017 ! They expect us to live with less than 5 Mbps all evening for at least 6 months whilst they cream in the revenue for a so-called “premium” service.. They deliver the contracted 100 Mbps in the mornings… when everyone is at …






Obituary: John Glenn

US Marine, the first American to orbit the Earth, US Senator, the oldest person to go to space. R.I.P. Obituary: John Glenn – BBC News The man who became a national hero as the first American to orbit the earth Source: www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-13561650