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What GDPR law really means for businesses and organisations globally

Understanding the landscape of GDPR law can still seem overwhelming to businesses as they make every effort to ensure that they are compliant. GDPR law was bought into force across the EU to protect individuals by regulating how data is captured used and…

Emerging start-ups enables UK to become the Cyber Security Hub for Europe

Global Consulting Firm Wavestone has recently produced the ‘2018 UK cyber security radar’.  https://www.wavestone.com/en/insight/2018-uk-cybersecurity-start-up-radar/. In the detailed infographic report, it outlines where cyber security start-ups are emerging, shaping the UK’s reputation as the cyber security hub and defines the nature of the cyber…

Worrying concerns over how businesses are managing IT equipment

In a recent survey of 1,002 UK workers in full or part-time employment by Proband.co.uk. It highlighted that a concerning 44% of businesses in the trades sector had failed to clean their IT equipment of important data prior to its disposal, during the…

Christmas Retail Promotions for 2018

YES! It’s that time of year again, when we start thinking about Christmas shopping and how we might also able to grab a bargain or two by taking advantage of the pre-Christmas retail promotions. Last year in 2017, saw online retail and ecommerce…

New Code of Practice to improve IT Security in IOT products

The UK has recently produced a voluntary code of practice to encourage manufacturers to adhere to safer methods of producing IOT (Internet of Things) connected goods in terms of cyber security. For some years now, these gadgets have had very little IT security…

Omni-channel verses Multi-channel

UK shoppers now make 87% of their retail purchases online, which is an increase of 9% on last year’s figures according to the Royal Mail’s annual UK report.  As online retail continues to demonstrate further expansion, how businesses are embracing this is still…

3D printing revolutionises construction in it’s recent research

3D printed buildings and individually printed 3D materials have been a research focus for the construction industry and innovative IT teams for some time now. Recently, the researchers at Purdue University in the US, designed an innovative method in reproducing cement paste, which…

Amazon gears up the IOT Market Sector for Christmas 2018

As Christmas 2018 fast approaches, yet again Amazon are not visibly taking a back seat in terms of the gadget market especially in their expansion of the IOT market sector.  Following Amazon’s past year’s success when their debut home assistant Alexa became a…

Creative Intellectual property gets an update in favour of creatives

Last month, the European parliament took on creative intellectual property and voted to amend the copyright laws in favour of music artists and creative filmmakers against the big tech giants such as google, YouTube and Facebook.  This will mean that by law, the…