GDPR – Upcoming changes to Terms of Service

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GDPR We’ve all heard of it. Some people may even know about it. A lot may not know what to do about it. While the dust cloud settles, we’re updating our Terms of Service for some of our services to take into account changes by our partners as described in additional privacy and terms of…

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Managed SSL for Google App Engine

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Yay! Google App Engine has just introduced managed SSL Certificates for Google App Engine. Have a look their blog post https://cloudplatform.googleblog.com/2017/09/introducing-managed-SSL-for-Google-App-Engine.html If you’ve watched Buganizer for the LetsEncrypt thread, you will know this has been a very much requested feature for several years. SSL is important because it stops eavesdropping on the browser traffic, and…

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Data Protection and GDPR

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GDPR, nedwos, and what we think we know! “Ah, the GDPR from them EU people, coming over here and protecting our data rights” A quick Google or LinkedIn search for GDPR “Experts” reveals a lot of people who “know” what is needed for your business. Our principal attended a webinar recently with the Government about…

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EU rules against invasive UK data retention laws

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that “general and indiscriminate” data retention is against EU law. Despite the wish to leave the EU, it has shown how useful it is to have a powerful, independent judiciary that can hold the executive to account when it over-reaches its’ authority. Read more at https://www.digitalbydefaultnews.co.uk/2016/12/21/eu-rules-against-uk-data-retention-law/ Read the…

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