* Posts by Ross Fraser

3 publicly visible posts • joined 14 Nov 2007

OECD places UK third for European e-government

Ross Fraser

Lost in Space

Someone by the Reg editors a globe... they might discover that the "23 European countries" covered in the report include Canada, Australia and Japan. The "E" in OECD does not stand for "Europe".

Santa putting children's information at risk, warn experts

Ross Fraser

Naughty/nice data safe with Canada Post

All letters posted to Santa Clause (or Father Christmas or Kris Kringle) addressed to the North Pole, Canada (Canadian postal code H0H0H0) are answered by volunteers at Canada Post. As Canada Post is a federal agency that complies with Canadian federal privacy law, and as Canada is compliant with the EU's data protection provisions, the data should be safe. Moreover, Canada Post does not have a record of losing CD's containing drivers licence data mailed from Swansea...

As Canada claims arctic soverignty, complaints may be made to Jennifer Stoddard, Privacy Commissioner of Canada, at http://www.privcom.gc.ca/

Have a Merry Christmas!

Ross Fraser

Indian man marries dog to lift mutt-murder curse

Ross Fraser

Marriage advice from the hits of the '60s

If you want to be happy for the rest of your life

Never make a pretty woman your wife

Go for my personal point of view

Get an ugly bitch to marry you