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UK government defines 'big data' and is advised to take lead on harnessing 'internet of things' opportunities

The UK government could use 'big data' to pre-fill forms that the public need to complete when engaging with government services online, tailor those services to "individuals and population cohorts" and better monitor how policies are being delivered at local... 19 Dec 2014

Security and privacy concerns holding back mobile payments market, finds Ofcom study

Consumer concerns about security and privacy are holding back the global mobile payments market, according to a study by the UK's communications regulator. 16 Dec 2014

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Mobile app marketplaces urged to do more to promote better information on privacy

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Consumer Rights Bill: new rules on liability proposed for digital content suppliers

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