Refresh our links with big tech or we will remain its slaves
Breaking up the likes of Google and Facebook is not a solution. We need to ensure that all firms benefiting from taxpayer-funded advances share their gains
The use and abuse of data by Facebook and other tech companies is finally garnering the official attention it deserves. With personal data becoming the world’s most valuable commodity, will users be the platform economy’s masters or its slaves?
Prospects for democratising the platform economy remain dim. Algorithms are developing in ways that allow companies to profit from our past, present, and future behaviour. In many cases, digital platforms already know...
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Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years
The way we did business a few months ago may never return – so the opportunity is to make changes that will both aid recovery and set us up well for our new futures