Tag: Europe

  • Human Rights Vetos Procrastination

    Human Rights must come first: European Courts rule UK has violated Human Rights in Iraq Treatment of Iraq Citizens Not acceptable. Human Rights has been violated by the British [and American] forces whilst in Iraq. The conclusion was not particularly hard to reach for the European Court of Human Rights I am sure. Many people…

  • Europe Launches Investigation into Google

    The European Anti-Trust regulator has launched an investigation into Google over complaints by two rivals that Google demoted their sites on the grounds of being a competitor. Not surprisingly Microsoft filed a complaint with the commission against Google as well. Since when did it become standard business practice to assume your competitor is acting without…

  • Privacy laws in the UK Suck Europe prepares for legal action!

    It likely comes as a blow to the Government to find that UK is to face legal action in the European Courts for failure to comply with European Law in regards to privacy. The EU Directive requires that the UK (and other states in the EU) create a industrial regulator that will act as a…

  • Facebook Places in the UK

    Facebooks latest extension is launching over the next few days here in the UK. The Places technology was put online on the US Facebook site about a month ago. They must be happy with the performance with it to decide to expand already to other markets.Moreover, the service from today will be available to the…