Data Protection Archive

Brexit uncertainty and the DPA 2018

On 29 January, MPs will vote on Theresa May’s revised Brexit deal, in what may well be the final attempt to prevent the UK leaving the EU without a formal agreement. As it stands, the prospect of a deal doesn’t look good. May’s ‘Plan B’ has been called a facsimile of the emphatically rejected Plan A, and although amendments continue to be tabled, most …

Bestselling GDPR solutions

For many, 2018 will go down as the year of the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). The Regulation overturned organisational procedures, infiltrated our email inboxes with dozens of last-minute policy updates and, for those in the industry, became dinnertime conversation …

Safely adopting technology in the hospitality industry

The hospitality sector has embraced consumer-facing technology. Chatbots, AI, robotics – such as Hilton’s robot concierge, Connie, which hit the headlines in 2016 – the IoT (Internet of Things), recognition technology, virtual reality, augmented reality, automation, voice search and virtual …