fake news

What Trump can learn from Boris in fighting fake news

31 October 2020 2:14 am

The US election has, once again, been plagued by a tide of disinformation and fake news. But don’t point the…

This pandemic has put politics on fast-forward

9 May 2020 9:00 am

‘The normal grease of politics is not there,’ bemoans one sociable cabinet minister. Certainly, the whispered conversations in corridors that…

Fake news is spreading faster than the virus

9 May 2020 9:00 am

The uncontainable spread of fake coronavirus news

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I tried to warn the National Security Council about China — and was fired for it

18 April 2020 4:17 am

The societal implications of 5G — on how we live and how we work — are truly mind-boggling. And so…

The simple trick that will hugely boost your phone coverage

21 February 2020 10:00 pm

In the recent debate over Britain’s 5G infrastructure, one dog didn’t bark in the night. At no point did anyone…

The most sinister thing about Huawei may be how clean it is

1 February 2020 9:00 am

I first wrote about the risks and rumours around Huawei — and made bad jokes about its name — in…