Does AI make you WannaCry?

Almost every day we see or hear about major cyber-security threats and software issues that have serious repercussions on the daily running of society. The recent WannaCry ransomware attack brought the NHS to its knees in May and rendered the digital capability of the NHS useless. Shortly after this, a system collapse, suggested to have […]

Technology and GDPR

Data is one of the most valuable assets a business owns but there are significant regulatory changes about how data can be collected, used and stored – and they are just over the horizon. The EU’s broad and far reaching General Data Protection Regulation will come into force on 25th May 2018 and will affect […]

Could blockchain be the key to protecting your business ahead of GDPR?

A looming deadline Governments throughout the world are confronting the very real threat that large-scale data breaches pose, and are consequentially tightening the laws around how personal data is recorded, stored, distributed and destroyed. Despite garnering its fair share of column inches, there is still a general feeling of unpreparedness among businesses in Europe regarding […]

The price of privacy

In 1988 Blaupunkt launched the world’s first commercial SatNav system for cars – the Travel Pilot. It was pretty basic with a green screen vector-graphic display in a chunky box that sat on your dashboard and connected to a separate disk drive which held the maps. If you wanted to own this new technological marvel […]

GDPR: untangling the trickiest regulations

YouGov recently found that only 3 in every 10 UK businesses have started preparing for the GDPR. This is worrying when we consider that the GDPR is mandatory, and that the penalties for non-compliance are severe. Businesses simply can’t bury their heads in the sand when it comes to this new regulation. To help enterprises along their […]