Tag Archives: United Kingdom

03May/21

The Chilling: Global trends in online violence against women journalists

UNESCO.ORG, 3 April, 2021 — There is nothing virtual about online violence. It has become the new frontline in journalism safety – and women journalists sit at the epicentre of risk. Networked misogyny and gaslighting intersect with racism, religious bigotry, homophobia and other forms of discrimination to threaten women journalists – severely and disproportionately. Continue reading

02May/21

EE customers can now save money off their monthly phone bill and donate to global social causes, in EE’s exclusive partnership with WeAre8

EE, the UK’s largest mobile operator, has partnered with WeAre8 to allow customers to help pay their mobile bills and make a significant social impact in return for watching promotional content from a number of well-known brands. Continue reading

23Apr/21

Use of Stalkerware and Spyware Apps Increase by 93% since Lockdown Began in the UK

Avast (LSE: AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, reveals there has been a 93% increase in the use of spyware and stalkerware apps1 in the UK since lockdown measures were first introduced. In the past year, Avast has protected over 4,585 users in the UK from apps capable of spying, and 165,049 users across the globe. Continue reading

12Apr/21

FICO Survey: UK Banks Struggled with COVID-19 Fraud and Money Laundering Surge

As cases of fraud and money laundering rose during the pandemic last year, banks in the UK faced unforeseen challenges. In a new study by global analytics software provider FICO and independent research firm OMDIA, 79 percent of respondents from UK banks said that working from home had a high or major impact on the effectiveness of their financial crime prevention. Continue reading

03Apr/21

Sobriety tag program launched in England

Colorado-based SCRAM Systems® has been working with the Ministry of Justice in England and Wales toward the effort of curbing alcohol-related crime. Courts in Wales have had the power to impose a compulsory drinking ban on people convicted of alcohol-related crime since late last year. Continue reading

05Mar/21

Ikko Ace & Muko Introduction

London /PenzaBoy/–

Penzaboy Management seems to be the home of the future leaders of Zambia’s music scene by targeting the best upcoming musicians in Zambia with an international appeal, an example of this is the music label’s new signing of the leaders of the new wave Ikko Ace & Muko, whose creativity even caught the eye of  Slap Dee, who posted on Facebook; Continue reading