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"Dear Sir – about this data sharing ..."

Twenty-six UK businesses, academics, professional bodies and civil society leaders have today published a letter in the Daily Telegraph expressing concerns about the current state of the “information sharing” provisions of the… 794 more words

Technology Policy

Trust in an algorithmic world

We have long since entered a world increasingly reliant upon software – from the software in our mobile phones, to online websites, to fly-by-wire aviation systems, to specialist medical devices in our hospitals. 1,108 more words

Technology Policy

CIO updates

A quick recap of some of my recent CIO columns.

Making a success of digital government (October 2016)

Part 5 of the Digital Economy Bill… 453 more words

Technology Policy

the Digital Economy Bill Part 5 – Data Sharing

Last week I gave my oral evidence to the public bill committee considering the Digital Economy Bill (PDF). I was invited in my capacity as co-chair of the Cabinet Office’s… 6,428 more words

Technology Policy

Clinton or Trump: Whose Technology Policies would be Better for Palmer Luckey?

When I learned that Oculus founder Palmer Luckey had financially supported an organization dedicated to “shitposting” pro-Trump memes, I felt like a friend had just revealed that his favorite band was Insane Clown Posse. 1,381 more words

White House Festival Sprinkles In Some Science And Tech

The Obama Administration will host a South by South Lawn festival at the White House on Monday, October 3.  Meant to evoke the South by Southwest festival (which the President attended this year), South by South Lawn will include the winners of the latest… 138 more words

Science Policy: General