If you are a UK resident, you may soon be asking a shopkeeper to buy a so-called “porn pass” if you wish to view explicit material online.
Digital rights advocacy group Open Rights Group is accusing the government of negligence thanks to privacy concerns in the age verification laws.
As the Cambridge Analytica story works its way through the news cycle, it seems that the drama is only intensifying.
The age verification provisions in the Digital Economy Act have been delayed. The delay represents a temporary digital rights reprieve.
The age verification mandate in the Digital Economy Bill is still drawing fire from digital rights advocates in the UK.
Kodi Boxes are increasingly becoming the favourite target of major multinational corporations. One British politician says he wants to crack down on the legal devices.
The British government is wrapping up amendments to the Data Protection Bill. The Open Rights Group is wanting the government to implement stronger measures to protect consumers.
The British government has recently announced that the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) will be responsible for online age verification.
While much of the focus around the FCC’s decision has been centred around the United States, the decision is being felt far beyond the countries borders.
With the passage of the Digital Economy bill, we decided to take a spin through the legal books to see what offences carry prison sentences equal or less than file-sharing.