Tag: brits

Why do Brits love open source? 
By Martin Courtney | Apr 27, 2009 | Comment Now 
UK is the sixth most open-source software-friendly country in the world - behind Australia, according to research.
 
UK government blast TCP/IP security 
By Shaun Nichols | Aug 22, 2008 | Comment Now 
A report from a top UK government defence body is calling into question the security of the basic internet protocol.
 
Brits get cheaper iTunes downloads 
By Iain Thomson | Jan 10, 2008 | Comment Now 
In a surprise announcement Apple has vowed to standardise iTunes prices across Europe.
 
Brits turned off by iPhone price 
By Iain Thomson | Nov 27, 2007 | Comment Now 
A new survey suggests that UK consumers know all about Apple's iPhone, but very few are prepared to buy one..
 
Brits lose millions of mobiles each year 
By Iain Thomson | Jun 6, 2007 | Comment Now 
The British lose an estimated 4.5 million mobile handsets every year, according to new research.
 
Brits racked up billions in online sales in 2006 
May 30, 2007 | Comment Now 
Fastest rate of growth since the dotcom bubble.
 
Brits sign e-petition on Vista pricing 
By Iain Thomson | Feb 26, 2007 | Comment Now 
UK users appeal to Tony Blair to end pricing inequality.
 
Brits caught in spam wars cross fire 
By Will Head | Dec 4, 2006 | Comment Now 
Cyber criminals are using British PCs to flood the world with spam, according to new figures.
 
Brits in favour of CCTV to fight crime 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Nov 27, 2006 | Comment Now 
But ambivalent about motoring offences.
 
Brits baffled by geek speak 
By Bobby Pickering | Oct 9, 2006 | Comment Now 
We embrace technology but have no idea what the jargon means.
 
Brits are biggest downloaders of music to mobiles 
By Will Head | Sep 13, 2006 | Comment Now 
UK users get into the groove.
 
Brits play it safe online 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Aug 11, 2006 | Comment Now 
Confidence in internet security boosts e-commerce.
 
One third of Brits send fake emails 
By René Millman | Nov 24, 2005 | Comment Now 
Nearly a third of people in the UK have admitted to impersonating someone else when sending an email, according to new research.
 
Brits arrested in Israeli spyware hunt 
By David Quainton | May 31, 2005 | Comment Now 
A British couple has been arrested for helping companies to spy on the activities of their competitors.
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Your bank
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Your insurance company
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A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
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