Category: Legislation

JavaScript Implementation of a Web Service

The latest blog from Ryan and his learning. The aim of this post is to show my journey step-by-step, taking my prior creation of a C# MVC web application with an email validation check, and using the learned knowledge to create a front-end (JavaScript and HTML) web application with an email validation check. Again, front-end development was something that I had very little experience with before this project.

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The Brexit Data Blockade?

On 29th of March, as things stand at the time of writing, the UK will be leaving the EU (some of our intrepid Microsoft Dynamics 365 experts will hopefully have just returned home after making the most of our final day of EU membership attending CRMUG Summit EMEA in Amsterdam!). If that ends up being without a deal, that could end up having implications for UK companies transferring data across national boundaries. It might not be caught up in a lorry park in Kent, but without a bit of preparation, you could find your data transfers being impacted.

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Three men went to Phoenix

It’s been a few weeks since a number of Data8 folks made their trip across the pond from Chester, UK to Phoenix, Arizona (and the luggage making a slightly longer trip thanks to the airlines but that’s another story…) and in those weeks it’s been good to digest and reflect on a week away in which we showed 100s of people what we do, chatted and networked with 100s more and also learned lots whilst doing it.

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62% of UK retailers are already planning for Black Friday, yet 69% of all eCommerce visitors abandon their shopping cart

Black Friday

New research published by Acceleration Partners shows that 62% of UK retailers are already planning ahead for Black Friday. November 23rd may seem a long time away, but Black Friday is becoming one of the biggest days in the retail world and this research finds that three fifths of UK retailers are already planning for it. Continue reading “62% of UK retailers are already planning for Black Friday, yet 69% of all eCommerce visitors abandon their shopping cart”