Category Archives: News
BBC: “Broadcast Before Consent”?
I was quite shocked yesterday to read a short article from the BBC regarding use of images from The Twitter and The Facebook during the recent London riots. The article revolved around the fact that one Andy Mabbett complained about the BBC using photo’s from Twitter, and other social media sites, in their coverage of the riots without permission from the owners. The complaint (and subsequent response from the BBC) […]
I generally don’t get political but the last couple of days have really annoyed me. Pictures like this make my blood boil: These kids are only out for one thing – to cause havoc. Why else would they need to cover their faces and hide their identity? I’m all for students having a moan about tuition fees although I completely disagree with their thinking that uni should be free. They […]