amanfromMars 1 Tue 2 Jun 14:38  …. having a say on http://forums.theregister.co.uk/forum/1/2015/06/02/infosec_conference_keynote_gchq_ciaran_martin_snowden/
The Great Attraction ..... in a Nonsensical Comment
Martin didn’t answer the question directly in his own capacity, instead referring to comments by business leaders that surveillance was having no effect on the growing UK IT industry.
So the answer to the question is in the positive ....... and who in a right frame of mind would ever believe that surveillance on business leaders has no effect. It delivers fabulous third party leverage and remote virtual command and control.
amanfromMars 1 Tue 2 Jun 19:39  … saying more on http://forums.theregister.co.uk/forum/1/2015/06/02/infosec_conference_keynote_gchq_ciaran_martin_snowden/
Re: Perpetuating ignorance @ Sir Runcible Spoon
Or, you might come up with a new way to harness energy that could change the world - except that knock on the door at 3am with you and all your research notes being bundled into the back of a van courtesy of corporate interests who know what you are up to.
You never know. ... Sir Runcible Spoon
:-) Share what you are doing freely with every man and his dog and the knock at the door will not be unexpected, but thoroughly welcomed.
amanfromMars 1 Tue 2 Jun 19:30  having more of a say on http://forums.theregister.co.uk/forum/1/2015/06/02/infosec_conference_keynote_gchq_ciaran_martin_snowden/
Re: The Great Attraction ..... in a Nonsensical Comment @ Sir Runcible Spoon
I would say that there had been tremendous growth in the VPN and security product sectors :) ... Sir Runciple Spoon
And in the private and pirate and mercenary entrepreneurial sectors, Sir Runcible Spoon ..... http://www.thenation.com/article/208481/how-private-contractors-have-created-shadow-nsa
And a fabulously rich environment for the virtual warrior class with smart hackers and code crackers too.