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Professor Mark Skilton from Warwick Business School comments on plans for Facebook message encryption

Facebook has faced pressure from governments to change its plans to encrypt private messages, which potentially hinder security efforts. Professor Mark Skilton from Warwick Business School argues that politicians are now starting to getting to grips with the challenges that data privacy poses.

Fri 04 Oct 2019, 10:28 | Tags: WBS, technology, Warwick Business School

U.S. may launch antitrust probe into tech giants - Expert Comment

Legal expert Dr Kathryn McMahon comments on reports that US authorities intend to begin antitrust investigations into Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple


Professor Mark Skilton on online extremism: “our democracy is at stake”

Mark Skilton, professor of practice at Warwick Business School and digital communications consultant, discusses the ambitious new initiative aimed at curbing online extremism that will be launched during a meeting of world leaders and leading technology chiefs in Paris.

Wed 15 May 2019, 10:31 | Tags: technology, Social Media, Digital, Warwick Business School, Extremism

WhatsApp exploited by hackers - expert comment

"These large public platforms should be more accountable." Professor Mark Skilton, digital communications expert from Warwick Business School, comments on the WhatsApp hack.

Tue 14 May 2019, 09:55 | Tags: WBS, Expert comment, technology, Faculty of Social Science, WhatsApp

Expert comment from Prof Ian Robertson on Chinese tech 'threats'.

The issue of whether the UK should allow Chinese technology company Huawei to supply components to our communications infrastructure continues to be raised.


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