Writer and Consultant with a strong data flavour. Has recently covered issues such as ID Cards, Data Security, ID Theft, Online ID, Data Privacy, Censorship, Extreme Porn, Vetting, Policing the Internet, the Internet Watch Foundation. Both the practicalities and the politics of current data issues. Also has a strong interest – both serious and not so serious – in virtual reality. Second Life and beyond.
John is a regular writer for the Register, as well as magazines both online and off. Data Strategy. Customer Information Management. The British Computer Society. Also currently hard at work on a book entitled: “New Labour, New Puritanism”