More Chips Off the ID Card Block

Chip ‘n Pin Fails to Stop Criminals Yesterday’s news that the UK banks’ Chip ‘n Pin card security system has been (easily) cracked is yet more evidence that ID Cards will be a colossal waste of money and a major plough through our freedoms and liberties.  The only people hurt by the scheme will be… Continue reading More Chips Off the ID Card Block

Roger Irrelevant, Data Security, Liam Byrne and Johnny Foreigner

Two items this week have prompted this post which follows on from others like Laughable Big Brother. The Viz character, Roger Irrelevant is the link. (Viz flash version of a Roger Irrelevant cartoon.) Quoting from the Wikipedia description of Roger: “Roger Irrelevant is utterly detached from reality. The premise of the strip is that he… Continue reading Roger Irrelevant, Data Security, Liam Byrne and Johnny Foreigner