The Queen's speech was delivered on 9 May, mentioning a copyright bill, and an intent to "look at" carrier-grade network address translation (NAT) and its implications for tracing internet activity to a single user account. Could the coalition precipitate the UK-wide adoption of IPv6? We'll be taking a look at how the Government's legislative plans might engage with digital rights over the coming year.
- an introduction to the MedConfidential campaign fighting for the privacy of your medical records;
- an ORGCon North round-up from those who attended; and
- our regular round-up and discussion of the latest digital-rights news, opinions, and happenings.
When & Where
Open Rights Group Sheffield
Monthly meet-ups for anyone interested in digital rights: copyright, freedom of expression, censorship, parody, privacy, open data, free software... see the Open Rights Group website for the kind of issues we discuss.
You can join the Open Rights Group if you like but you don't have to be a member to come to our meet-ups.
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