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The Double Negative of the independence referendum

  UPDATE: Just over 24 hours until polls close I’m laying my cards on the table, Scotland will reject independence with the following result:... 

5 Reasons Why the Battle for Online Privacy Will be Lost

An admittedly gloomy take on the privacy debate . . A version of this article also appears at the venerable Computerworld.com   Read More →

First Utility is Officially Cheaper than British gas . . . according to British Gas

If you’re not from the UK this post won’t mean much to you. Here though, the 2013 news agenda has been very much concerned with the UK’s... 

The Heartlessness of ‘Scotland’s Future’

A flurry of coverage yesterday of the SNP’s “Scotland’s Future” document . . . one thing stood out for me: the sheer, cold hard-headedness of it... 

The First Signs the Scottish Referendum Campaign is Getting Weird

News via the Spectator reaches me of an unlikely speech by the Respect MP George Galloway at a Glasgow town hall meeting entitled ‘Just Say Naw’. When...