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David Cameron creates LinkedIn profile

internet David Cameron has joined the ranks of LinkedIn users as he continues his attempts to embrace social networking tools. Sadly though it is not a sign that the pasty-faced one will.. more
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Government to look at super-injunction busting Twitter

David Cameron has commented on the whole Twitter and super-injunction affair which has erupted over the past couple of weeks. Super-injunctions, as we’re sure you’re aware by now, are mega-gagging orders.. more
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Twitter might set up HQ in London

Twitter is coming to Europe, and the UK government has had the big guns out, canvassing to push forward London as the prime location for the European Twitter HQ. According to.. more
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Weekend NewsBytes: iPlayer app out on BlackBerry; Government to review copyright laws; LG Optimus One coming to 3

The BBC has made its iPlayer available as an app for BlackBerry smartphones. The app promises a slick interface and a more seamless iPlayer experience than BlackBerry owners were previously used to with the mobile website version. You can download the free iPlayer app from.. more
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Government to bring copyright laws up to date

The UK’s copyright laws need a serious overhaul, Prime Minster David Cameron has announced. They are too restrictive, and need updating to bring them in line with the contemporary world. The BBC reports that the Prime Minister said: “I can announce today that we are.. more
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Government plans next Silicon Valley in London

The Prime Minister David Cameron is about to unveil an ambitious plan to turn the East End of London into the next Silicon Valley (albeit on a slightly smaller scale – a Silicon Dip, perhaps?) The new technological hive of industry will be situated in.. more
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Virgin Media 100Mbps broadband roll out launched

Virgin Media has announced the timetable for its 100Mbps ultra-fast broadband roll out, as expected. PM David Cameron had previously commented at the CBI conference that it would happen this week, and indeed Virgin has just launched a new ad campaign spearheaded by cartoon character.. more
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Virgin Media to roll out 100Mbps broadband this week?

It seems that the roll out of Virgin Media’s much awaited 100Mbps super-fast broadband service may start this week. PC Advisor reports that this is the case according to David Cameron, who hinted that the launch was coming at some point in the next four.. more
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Government to pledge £1 billion on cyber-security

Earlier this week, the Director of GCHQ Iain Lobban made his first major public address in which he talked about a “real and credible threat” to Britain’s national infrastructure from cyber-terrorists. Citing a number of worrying statistics – such as the 20,000 malicious emails on.. more
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Fibre for all in ten years?

The conservative leader, David Cameron, has promised to make sure that all areas of the UK are connected to high speed internet, if a Conservative government is elected. The bad news is that he is talking about a ten year time scale, but by 2019.. more
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