I have a friend who, for the purpose of this blog post we’ll call Glen*. That’s not his name, but it is the first name of the person whose music I last asked Alexa to play, so it’s as good a name as any. Now Glen is a salt of the earth kind of guy. […]

Funny how it goes sometimes.

Less than 48 hours ago I was chatting to someone from the media on the phone. During that time I was explaining the ways that we can sometimes find the real identities of the scammers behind the stolen photos. One of our recent sextortion forms turned out to be about a different scam, and while […]

What price fun?

I’ll admit I tend not to think too much before doing things. I have done 100 mile round trips to buy a £3 DVD, or spent an entire day and way too much money for something purely “because it’s funny”. At the end of the day, I’m an almost 50 year old who still gets […]

The “Kyle Files” pigeon.

It’s been a stressful, hectic week here, so I think it’s time for a bit of levity. A few years ago I was asked to appear on an episode of “The Kyle Files”. I live in South Wales, and the show is filmed in Manchester, so it was a long drive there and back for […]