UK warns popular Web sites to comply with cookie law

LONDON -- The Information Commissioner's Office has sent a letter of warning to 75 of the U.K.'s most popular Web sites asking them to prove within 28 days how they are moving towards

Published on: May 26th, 2012 derek du preez

UK wants ISPs, telcos to store subscriber data

LONDON -- The U.K. government will require Internet service providers, phone and mobile companies to store details of all subscriber phone calls, emails, texts and websites visited for a year under plans designed to

Published on: February 22nd, 2012 John E Dunn

U.K. says Google needs further privacy improvements

Google Inc. was praised on Tuesday by the U.K.'s data protection watchdog for strengthening its privacy policies but the agency said the company still needs to improve.Google has been under scrutiny by the

Published on: August 17th, 2011 Jeremy Kirk

New U.K. government body to regulate IT projects

The government has established a body called the Major Projects Authority, in order to regulate large projects including IT.The MPA, created by the Treasury and the Cabinet Office, will attempt to ensure projects

Published on: April 4th, 2011 Leo King