Sir Apfelot Blog

10 August 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 32

Would you use Apple Pay or a similar service for using electronic ID documents on smartphones? And when will Apple's first self-driving car come? These are all questions asked by the Sir Apfelot newsreel [...]
22 June 2018

What are Article 11 and Article 13? (Video & petition)

Usually politics plays a subordinate role here in the blog; and when it is mentioned, it is usually only in the context of neutral reporting. However, there is currently quite a large discourse on Article 11 and Article [...]
17 May 2018

ePrivacy Regulation - the EU is ruining the internet

On May 25, 2018, the EU GDPR, the basic data protection regulation of the European Union, which is intended to protect data protection on the Internet and thus benefit consumers. But the European confederation is already taking a step [...]
26 March 2018

Blogger and data protection: EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in force from May 2018

The new EU-wide General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR for short, will come into force on May 25, 2018. It aims to improve data protection for EU citizens. Companies based here as well as companies with EU customers located elsewhere or their data must [...]