15 July 2010

A BBC Odyssey – Me and mine on You and Yours

Yesterday I was invited to talk about some research into search attitudes we conducted with You Gov on the ever excellent ‘You and Yours’ programme on Radio 4. What was interesting was the priority that was put on a number of topics that could have been covered. Bearing in mind that Y&Y is a consumer programme there was an interest …

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27 May 2010

Facebook bows (a little bit) to critics, makes privacy settings easier to use

As expected (the BBC revealed first thing Tuesday morning the announcement was coming), yesterday afternoon Mark Zuckerberg rolled out Facebook’s one-stop shop for privacy settings in response to growing user concerns. Zuckerberg stated during the press conference convened especially for the announcement, “We’ve focused on three things: a single control for your content, more powerful controls for your basic information …

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