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How I became @IDS_MP

How I became @IDS_MP

Skip Licker February 10, 2014 10

It took me less than five minutes to become one of the Nation’s most hated men. All I needed was a keyboard, a mouse and a desire to cause mischief with some ‘trolling.’ There

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$1.3 Million Worth of Bitcoin Stolen in Online Robbery

$1.3 Million Worth of Bitcoin Stolen in Online Robbery

Tristan Kitchin November 11, 2013 0

$1.3 million in Bitcoin was stolen by cybercriminals from inputs.io, a company that offers digital storage of the currency in online wallets. The website founder, known by the name of TradeFortress, has confirmed the

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GTA Online to go Live at Midday – Expect problems

GTA Online to go Live at Midday – Expect problems

Tristan Kitchin October 1, 2013 1

It has been two weeks since Grant Theft Auto V was released and broke sales records the world over, now Rockstar is about to open access to the games incredibly ambitious multiplayer component, GTA

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The Guidoisation of Politics

The Guidoisation of Politics

James Snell July 30, 2013 0

James Snell comments upon the continuing rise of the Guido Fawkes blog. Guy Fawkes is no longer dwelling in the cellar of Parliament (he got caught, remember). No, this time he is armed with

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The Merits of Political News

The Merits of Political News

Backbencher July 16, 2013 0

(Photo courtesy of NS Newsflash) Conor Hamilton inadvertently promotes The Backbencher by stressing the importance of political news. One of the things I am most often asked by school friends, and occasionally by my

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Always online? Deal with it

Always online? Deal with it

Backbencher June 7, 2013 1

By David Wilkins. In the last decade since publishers began combating illegal file-sharing, the allocation of ownership rights has become a defining source of contention between companies and consumers, particularly for digital industries such

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Newspaper Paywalls: How does News make money online?

Backbencher April 3, 2013 8

Alex MacDonald and Tristan Kitchin,   The Daily Telegraph has added a paywall to its digital content. Readers will be given 20 free articles a month, after that, a fee of £1.99 a month

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