Are we secure on the internet?

Are we secure on the internet?

While information communication technologies and social media platforms have impacted businesses positively and helped people stay connected, concerns around online safe, improper use of data, and breach of privacy by technology giants have raised new questions. A recent example is the statement issued by Apple Inc which states that a software patch will be issued for a bug that allows iPhone users to hear audio from users who have not yet accepted their calls. Reuters had successfully replicated the bug and discovered that it allows an iPhone user making a…

Communication is not the same as communicating

Communication is not the same as communicating

The front page of the Daily Mirror was very interesting today, with a sequence of articles on statements and press conferences by various senior government figures. By our count, we’re looking at six different people communicating in five different ways about six different topics! With a controversy over the Volkswagen but not-Volkswagen factory opening, one would expect some form of response by the government. This could have even been by dismissing the issue as a relatively minor miscommunication  and focusing on the fact that a factory was being build that would provide manufacturing jobs. However, what…