New distributed database adds international and GDPR controls

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will force very strict new privacy compliance rules on firms doing business in the EU, but the startup with an atrocious company and product name has what it says is the solution Continue reading New distributed database adds international and GDPR controls

Facebook, GDPR, Domains, Super Smartphone Cameras

Tech Talk is a collaboration between Blacknight and KCLR 96FM radio. Every two weeks we join Ken McGuire on KCLR Drive for a chat about technology news. You can hear it live on the air, and it’s also a podcast. We Continue reading Facebook, GDPR, Domains, Super Smartphone Cameras

Facebook, GDPR, Domains, Super Smartphone Cameras

Tech Talk is a collaboration between Blacknight and KCLR 96FM radio. Every two weeks we join Ken McGuire on KCLR Drive for a chat about technology news. You can hear it live on the air, and it’s also a podcast. We Continue reading Facebook, GDPR, Domains, Super Smartphone Cameras

GDPR and US Business Compliance

I read this post from cPanel’s newsletter today: https://blog.cpanel.com/general-data…on-and-cpanel/ I am curious as to why a US based company like cPanel would spend even one red cent to comply with a foreign regulation like GDPR? I agree with some Continue reading GDPR and US Business Compliance

ICANN 61 Puerto Rico is About More Than GDPR (Hopefully!)

This weekend ICANN’s 61st public meeting will kick off in San Juan, Puerto Rico. As usual I will be attending in person. Blacknight has been engaged with ICANN and internet policy development for several years, so being present at meetings Continue reading ICANN 61 Puerto Rico is About More Than GDPR (Hopefully!)

ICANN 61 Puerto Rico is About More Than GDPR (Hopefully!)

This weekend ICANN’s 61st public meeting will kick off in San Juan, Puerto Rico. As usual I will be attending in person. Blacknight has been engaged with ICANN and internet policy development for several years, so being present at meetings Continue reading ICANN 61 Puerto Rico is About More Than GDPR (Hopefully!)

The Ultimate GDPR Guide for Marketers and Businesses

The General Data Protection Regulation was first proposed in 2012, and what followed was four years of discussions, debates, and amendments, with the regulation finally adopted by the European Parliament in 2016. Countries, companies, and organisations were given two years Continue reading The Ultimate GDPR Guide for Marketers and Businesses

Why ‘Whois’ Must be Fixed to comply with GDPR [Audio]

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25 May this year, and one area of contention that has emerged is the question of Whois data. That’s the personal information of individuals or companies who register domain names. For Continue reading Why ‘Whois’ Must be Fixed to comply with GDPR [Audio]