Monthly Archives: May 2011

An open letter to the ICO: A solution to the new EU cookie legislation

Cookie laws are a waste of time

It was a law that no UK business wanted, the Government didn’t want to implement, the media didn’t understand and the people knew little about. So how did a near-on technically impossible law get implemented 5 days ago on the

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The New Cookie Law: Reaction round up

So this week the Information Commissioners office published their guidelines on cookies following their ratification into law. The outcome is that they’ve essentially said that you should get explicit consent from your users for all but the ‘essential’ cookies. Analytics

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