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Ireland’s ambitious intervention strategy to ensure the final 750,000 homes and businesses deprived of broadband are finally connected with at least 30Mbps kicks off today with a formal procurement process.
Bodmin Biggins III is an elf and safety officer in Santa’s Workshop, Lapland. Speaking to Siliconrepublic.com as part of the Trading Places series, Bodmin tells us about moving to Lapland, being part of making sure Christmas Eve runs smoothly, and loving hot chocolate more than nearly anything else.
Apple has implored UK lawmakers to make changes to its Investigatory Powers Bill, as it warns it will create a back door for bad guys as well as good guys into the privacy and security of hundreds of millions of people.