The UK Council for Child Internet Safety will draw up a list of approved sites offering advice about topics such as sex and drugs
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Friday 31 January 2014
Shares jumped 3% after the company announced 2.5 million customers have signed up for BT Sport television
Friday 17 January 2014
The introduction of opt-out filters by the four major ISPs has been controversial, with reports of legitimate content being blocked
Monday 23 December 2013
The telecoms company O2 has been forced to amend its so-called “porn filter” after it inadvertently blocked access to charity sites including ChildLine, the NSPCC and the Samaritans.
Friday 20 December 2013
The 'sex education' blocking category also prevents access to information on abortion, pregnancy, STIs and contraception
Thursday 19 December 2013
BT has hit out at industry regulator Ofcom for imposing what it described as “unfair” rules on Britain’s biggest telecom company, claiming that they benefit rivals such as BSkyB and TalkTalk who gain wholesale access to its network at “artificially low prices”.
Thursday 19 December 2013
The filterting of adult content has been backed by Prime Minister David Cameron as a method to stop young children accessing pornography online
Monday 16 December 2013
BT joins TalkTalk and Sky in introducing filtering by default following pressure from the PM
Friday 27 September 2013
If a million households switched to eco-friendly, money-saving LED light bulbs this winter, they could collectively save more than £8bn on electricity bills and 5m tonnes of CO2. That's the message of the 'Savvy Switch' campaign launched by online LED retailer LEDHut.co.uk this week.
Wednesday 18 September 2013
After two decades in the shadows, UKTV is emerging as one of Britain's most successful broadcasters. Ian Burrell discovers why it's turning people on
Monday 02 September 2013
New scheme suggested by copyright holders has been met with hostility from ISPs.
Wednesday 28 August 2013
Loeb raises stake in Sotheby’s
Friday 02 August 2013
Company persuaded 155,000 customers to upgrade to its premium TiVo set-top box
Thursday 25 July 2013
BT has signed up more than half a million customers for its BT Sport channels in two months, giving a boost to the telecoms giant as it prepares to go head to head with BSkyB over football coverage.
Wednesday 24 July 2013
Dido Harding, chief executive of broadband provider TalkTalk, today said she supported moves to automatically block pornography from the internet.
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Monday 15 July 2013
Government demands firms vocally back its preferred online protection measures
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
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