Posts tagged with "gdpr"

The GDPR: A Year On

Just over a year ago, on May 25, 2018, the EU’s GDPR came into full effect. It’s the date that all businesses were meant to be compliant with new data protection and privacy laws. It was made into law on April 14, 2016, to expand on existing data-protection laws within the EU, and to maintain…

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Best GDPR Compliant VPNs

Ever since the new EU data protection law came into force, companies have been making huge updates in their Privacy Policies. This includes VPN providers as well. According to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations), companies that process, store, log, or share personal data of European Union citizens must now get permission to do this.

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GDPR Follow Up: Which US Media Websites Are Now Blocked in Europe And How to Unblock Them

Following the implementation of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on May 25th, 2018, some major US-based, Tronc-owned online publications became inaccessible in the EU. These websites include the Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles Times, among others. Briefly, GDPR requires organizations to get explicit consent from customers in order to use their data, and…

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