What To Do When The TV License Inspector Calls

The rules around TV licensing are old fashioned and more complicated than you might imagine; in some cases you need a license even if you don’t have a tv and in other cases you can have a TV and not need a license. The key to deciding which camp you fall into is whether or not you watch terrestrial...

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6 Famous People You Didn’t Know Were Spies

When the American National Archive declassified 750,000 wartime documents in 2008, a number of prominent celebrities and public figures were outed as former spies. The documentation, previously classified by the Office of Strategic Services, America’s intelligence office during both World Wars and forerunner to the C.I.A, revealed that many of America and Europe’s most prominent names had conducted covert...

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Anonymous vs Islamic State – The Technology Arms Race Has Begun

It would have seemed unfathomable just a few short years ago, but terrorist organisations now have social media best practice guides. The sort of thing that, until very recently, was the preserve of digital marketing agencies and ‘lifestyle brands’ concerned with 'influencer engagement' and keeping their content 'on brand' is now being used by the likes of ISIS to...

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