Nationals- $16 million for Net Nannying

The Nat’s 2016 budget included $16.4 million of new funding to support the fascist Orwellian Harmful Digital Communications Act including operation of the “Approved Agency”. So what is an “approved agency”? In reality its a bunch of cronyists who will be funded by govt to police the internet. Licking the hand of theĀ  bunch of…

Labour and National- at last a real ideological difference.

Its not often you find a point of real difference between Labour and National but today I discovered one. Netsafe, an organisation that professes to provide advice on internet security (Cyberbullying- get it?) says there should perhaps be government regulation to ensure public wifi networks offered by private companies provide secure connections. The Labour Party…