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Intact acquires Blue Rock Systems to accelerate UK growth

Intact acquires Blue Rock Systems to accelerate UK growth

Intact has acquired its longtime partner, Blue Rock Systems. The deal is expected to accelerate Intact's growth in the UK. Intact's ERP systems have been resold, deployed, and serviced by Blue Rock for over 15 years. The acquisition will increase Intact's ERP footprint. Intact's profits were... Read more

date7 days ago
‘UK considers using legislation to force Arm IPO in London’

‘UK considers using legislation to force Arm IPO in London’

According to the Financial Times, the UK government is considering using national security legislation to force Arm's IPO in London rather than New York. Arm is a major processor designer owned by SoftBank, a Japanese organization. SoftBank tried to sell Arm to Nvidia, but authorities blocked t... Read more

date7 days ago
Canonical updates edge OS Ubuntu Core

Canonical updates edge OS Ubuntu Core

The latest version of Ubuntu Core provides improved processing for industrial apps and robotics. Ubuntu developer Canonical recently announced the availability of Ubuntu Core's latest version, a containerized OS for IoT and edge devices. The OS allows real-time computing in industrial apps and r... Read more

date13 days ago
The UK targets light-touch regulation to boost the tech sector

The UK targets light-touch regulation to boost the tech sector

The United Kingdom unveiled a digital plan to streamline regulations and promote economic development. For both consumers and enterprises, the digital market offers previously unmatched advantages. Open markets, intense competition, and consumer choice are how western countries hope to achieve a... Read more

date15 days ago
Libeo, the French B2B payments specialist, lands in the UK

Libeo, the French B2B payments specialist, lands in the UK

The United Kingdom is Europe's most developed fintech market for consumers, according to the EY Global Fintech Adoption Index, in both size and usage. Fintech penetration among SMEs in the United Kingdom, on the other hand, is significantly lower, with just 49% of UK firms that still use physical c... Read more

date3 months ago
UK goes rogue on the EU concerning data deals

UK goes rogue on the EU concerning data deals

Britain said it would reform the data rules it agreed to be a part of when it was still in the European Union. It plans to adopt a 'common sense' approach to facilitate data partnerships with the United States and other countries. That stance elicited a warning out of Brussels almost immediately... Read more

date10 months ago
UK and Italy account for 59% of GDPR fines collected in 2020

UK and Italy account for 59% of GDPR fines collected in 2020

The data in the GDPR Fines 2020 Report, shows that 171 million euros in GDPR fines were collected in European countries in 2020. The fines were issued between January 1st, 2020, and January 1st, 2021. According to the report by Findbold, Italy accounts for the highest fines with 58.16 million eu... Read more

date1 year ago
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