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World Wide Web Day

1.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

If you thought today was special just because it’s August, think again. Today is also World Wide Web Day. Yes, it’s time to celebrate all that is wired, wireless and wonderfully techie! Today is the official 29th birthday of the…

Laracon 2018 – The Highlights from UKFast

27.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

The tech world has been a-buzz with talk of Laracon. Held in Chicago, Illinois, Laracon US is the globe’s largest convention for all things Laravel. The PHP framework, Laravel, is widely used among developers, known for its simplicity, elegance and…

Is your website secure? Google will be the judge

27.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

When browsing the internet, how often do you check the security of the website you are using? Submitting your information to an insecure website, or sometimes just clicking on one, increases the risk of your data being compromised by a…

GDPR Breaches – How to Keep Them at Bay

16.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

Since 25th May 2018, there have been 205 reported GDPR breaches registered with the Data Protection Commissioner (DPC). But that’s only a third of all breaches that have occurred since the GDPR deadline – 918 breaches in total – which…

It’s Coming Home!

11.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

28 years ago, something happened that no-one ever thought could happen. England reached the semi-final against West Germany in the Italia ‘90 and there was one person watching who would redefine the way we interact with technology forever. 1990 was…

Unlocked: Cybersecurity Conference – Speaker Announcement

28.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

Hackers beware! There’s less than one week to go before Unlocked: Cybersecurity Conference is unveiled in Manchester and we’ve just announced our incredible line-up of speakers who are here to debunk the jargon, share expert advice and bring you the…

Life After GDPR Deadline Day

25.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

Anna Dick, CTO of online recruitment marketplace Hiring Hub, answers your questions and gives us her experience on the world of data protection, post-GDPR. * Why is data protection so important? It’s more important now than ever before as we…

Top 5 Tech Updates From Across the Globe

19.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

With the way tech keeps evolving, it’s easy to get swept away and miss all the incredible things that are going on in the technology world each week. Read the UKFast round-up of some of the greatest technological developments over…

Unlocked: Inside the World of Cryptojacking

18.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

Cryptojacking is the hot topic in tech, security and cryptocurrency circles, but what does it mean and how can you keep your hardware protected from these attacks? On 3rd July we are hosting Unlocked: Cybersecurity Conference in Manchester. We’ll be on-hand to give you further advice on…

Phishing Threats: Where Does Your Business Stand?

12.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

Are you putting your business’ reputation on the line? Recent research found that three-quarters of information security leaders are not using essential email authentication measures. BusinessCloud reported the results given by data-driven cybersecurity platform Red Sift. The platform analysed primary…