It's 2008. Ireland is supposedly a democracy, yet the Gardai (Irish police force) are now demanding that ISPs provide them with live access to browser data.Say goodbye to your privacy!The story was covered in The Irish Times todayBasically the Gardai are asking ISPs to give them a live link into their networks to capture realtime data!Retaining personally identifiable … [Read more...] about Irish Police Want Access To Browser Data
Eamon Ryan – What purpose does he serve?
Eamon Ryan is Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources.Now the last time I checked Communications included such things as ISPs, broadband, internet - you know, that sort of thing.I was also under the rather naive impression that Dail ministers couldn't opt out of parts of their own portfolio. You know, ignore those bits of their portfolio that might make them … [Read more...] about Eamon Ryan – What purpose does he serve?