Archive for 'Email Marketing' Category

GDPR- what does shake up of EU data laws really mean?

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The GDPR laws are intended to give power back to citizens over how their data is processed and used The data protection regulation’s stated aim is to give citizens back control of their personal data as well as simplifying the regulatory environment. It could mean huge fines for companies that breach the law and offer […]

The history of the @ sign

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, May 16, 2016

The @ character is the symbol of the internet age, crucial for emails and social networking. The “at sign” was once an obscure symbol known only to bookkeepers. That changed thanks to Ray Tomlinson, the man widely regarded as the inventor of the email. He plucked it from his keyboard in 1971 to go between […]

Your email account hacked? Heres what to do

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, May 9, 2013

Your email account did not accepting your password- or a friend wants to know why you are sending out emails with nothing in it, but a link.Join the back of the queue- your email account has been hacked. How you became hacked is down to a number of diferent possibilities. You may have clicked on […]

Hackers are hunting for clues about you- the Comment Group

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, February 18, 2013

When US security experts started looking into some of the highest profile hacks in recent years – one particular criminal group kept on coming to their attention.The Comment Group, which industry insiders say is based in China, offer hacking for hire – be it for individuals, corporations or governments. It got its name from what […]

Blackberry launches free wi-fi calls

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, November 16, 2012

Blackberry has become the latest smartphone company to offer free wi-fi calls to users via its own software.Research In Motion (RIM) has added the facility to its Blackberry Messenger (BBM) app, which already offered an alternative to text messages. However, BBM Voice will only work if both caller and recipient are using the program. It […]

Snoopers Charter Communications Bill will uncover wrong targets warns data watchdog

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, October 29, 2012

Plans to monitor all Britons’ online activity risk uncovering “incompetent criminals and accidental anarchists” rather than serious offenders, the Information Commissioner has warned.Ministers want to strengthen the law on internet data retention to help the police tackle security threats. However Christopher Graham- the Information Commissioner said the “really scary people” could simply avoid detection by […]

Costs of finding new customers- and keeping existing ones

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, August 16, 2012

Why do so many businesses treat their customers so badly? How many emails do you receive that say “do not reply to this email, this address is not monitored”? What they are saying to you is that they really don’t give a damn about you nor do they want a dialogue with you, so don’t […]

Spam and online marketing complaints rise by 43% in UK

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, July 9, 2012

Complaints about spam and other unsolicited electronic marketing in the UK jumped 43% last year warns the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).The ICO says it received 7,095 complaints in the year to March in 2012. However, none of the cases have resulted in fines or other punishments for the companies involved. In January, it was granted […]