Privacy attitudes harden as consumers wake up

All the signs are that mass consumer awareness of the issues surrounding data privacy is finally reaching a tipping point that will force an economic consensus for action. Already this year we have seen the re-writing of the Safe Harbour agreement, agreement for the GDPR in Europe (also affecting those who trade with us), the … Continue reading Privacy attitudes harden as consumers wake up

As France jumps early, clarity that the GDPR will wait for no-one

France has once again taken a proactive approach towards personal data, passing a new bill that will adopt several of the provisions in the GDPR ahead of it coming in Europe-wide in 2018. A new bill for a 'digital republic' was passed by the French National Assembly in January and is expected to be adopted … Continue reading As France jumps early, clarity that the GDPR will wait for no-one

Happy #DataPrivacyDay – have 75% off digi.me to celebrate!

As personal data privacy pioneers, we're delighted to be supporting the international initiative to promote better privacy security and awareness - and are offering 75% off our premium product to help you protect your data for less. Here at digi.me, your personal data privacy is hugely important to us and, while we free your data … Continue reading Happy #DataPrivacyDay – have 75% off digi.me to celebrate!

#TakeCTRL: American grassroots campaign calls for more data privacy

Thousands of Americans have joined a new campaign calling for greater protection for personal data. The US has traditionally lagged behind Europe in the importance it places on securing personal data - hence the recent Safe Harbor ruling - but now a campaign to boost privacy protection in 16 states and the nation's capital is … Continue reading #TakeCTRL: American grassroots campaign calls for more data privacy