Mark Bridge writes:
“Take some responsibility for your own actions”. There’s probably not a parent in the world who hasn’t said or thought something similar. But that’s not the message coming from regulators in the USA.
We’ve laughed in the past about coffee cups from the United States that warn about the coffee they contain. Now there seems to be a similar movement against mobile phones that connect to the internet.
Today, in a speech about 'Building Britain's Digital Future', Prime Minister Gordon Brown talked about government plans that would see Britain becoming the world leader in the digital economy. He also committed to bringing 'superfast broadband' to everyone.
In addition, Gordon Brown announced a new free 'Number 10' iPhone application to deliver news, video and audio from the Downing Street website.