Author Archive | Michele Neylon

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Lack Of Safe Harbor Could Hurt

If you have an even passing interest in privacy you’ll probably be aware that “Safe Harbor” is dead. Safe Harbor (sic) was, essentially, an agreement that allowed for the transfer of personal data from the EU to the US safely. Essentially US companies agreed that they’d apply the same standards of privacy (and security) to […]

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Give Yourself A Lifeline With SiteBackup

Technology is a wonderful thing when it works. But unfortunately, no matter what you do things will go wrong from time to time. People delete files they shouldn’t, website updates go wrong. Basically Murphy’s Law is alive and well in the 21st century and if you don’t have proper backups of your website’s data, settings […]

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Over 2 Million .Co Domains!

Earlier this month the .co registry announced that they’d broken the 2 million domains registered mark! Over 2 million domain names is an impressive number and we’re delighted to see how well the domain extension has grown. Not only has the number of .co domain names grown, they’re also being actively used by a lot […]

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Keep It In The .Family

Controlling your own destiny. If I had to sum up why I’d recommend a custom domain name that would be the reason. Getting your own domain name isn’t hard. And now with literally hundreds of domain name extensions to choose from it’s even easier than ever before. We’ve spoken about “branding” and “personalisation” a lot […]

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2015 A Quick Review

It’s the end of the year. While we’re all focussing on the Christmas holiday break and making plans for next year – 2016 – it’s a good time to step back for a moment and do a quick roundup of the year that’s gone by. 2015 has been a very busy year for us… We’ve […]

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Pre-Order Your Short IE Domain Today

Would you like to have the domain 1.ie or b.ie? These and many other 1 and 2 character domains are still available to register. The “landrush” for short .ie domain names opens in February, as we announced previously. Up until 16th December 2015 only trademark holders could apply for a short .ie domain name, now […]

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Doing Some Lobbying “On The Hill”

Just over a week ago I was in Washington DC as part of the Internet Infrastructure Coalition‘s delegation. Over the course of two days we met with quite a few Hill staffers, congress people and representatives. It was a fascinating experience, though also incredibly tiring. Why does Blacknight care? Blacknight is an Irish company. While […]

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