Shadow Profiles Part 2

Remember we mentioned about Shadow Profiles and how YOU share information about your friends on Social Networks? The Cambridge Analytica situation is just using this information YOU shared. OK, Facebook has not made it absolutely clear how to prevent this, but following these simple tips will help prevent data leaks:…

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FAQ and handy hints about #GDPR

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The ICO recently launched a helpline for SME’s and from the questions asked have compiled a really helpful FAQ guide. Have a look at https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/business/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr-faqs/ This will help when dealing with the GDPR “experts” that will be trying to make some quick cash on the back of your business needs.…

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Shop-in-a-Box

Hopefully, you have noticed we recently packaged up some of our most requested and helpful services for SME’s. You can now purchase Cloud Computing for your WordPress, Joomla or Drupal. Or a complete, configured eCommerce site based on WooCommerce or Magento, with feeds to all the major shopping sites. Once…

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ICO GDPR Consent Guidance responses

Phew, it’s a long title, but here are the Summary of Responses from a Consultation on GDPR Consent Guidance by the ICO. ICO Responses (pdf) If you need any assistance with compliance issues surrounding data protection and privacy, let us know by clicking on our Contact Us page.

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Fylde Coast Business Owners

Local business owners helping each other At nedwos, we are proud to have been based in the Northwest of England for many years while working all over Europe. I have just recently joined the Fylde Coast Business Owners Facebook group and realise there is a large number of smaller business’…

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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…

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Let’s level the playing field

Take on the Big Boys at their own game When you run your own business, it seems the playing field is not entirely level. Big tax breaks (and deals!), access to policy makers, use of latest technology – all areas where big business have it better than SME’s. Despite that…

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Fighting the patent trolls

Microsoft has announced a great new scheme to help innovation and reduce the cooling effect of patent trolls. This is how patents should work – recognition and reward for the inventor, with enrichment and knowledge for society. Patent trolls buy patents and try to harass and extort money from the…

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Cloud Computing help

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Cloud Computing.  Gosh, all around everyone is talking about Cloud Computing What do you do? Where can you find more information? More importantly, who can you trust to be impartial and have your best interests at heart? Who are the main cloud computing players? nedwos have been researching and testing…

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