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aTech Media & the GDPR

Posted on the 24th April on the aTech Media blog

As you will no doubt be aware, a new set of data protection regulations known as the GDPR will be arriving on the 25th May. These regulations are wide reaching...

Event driven servers in Ruby

Posted in June 2017 on the aTech Media blog

We use a lot of different server software here to accomplish various tasks. In the case of web servers, there is a great deal of excellent software available to achieve...

Building Commit Graphs

Posted in April 2017 on the Codebase blog

Git and Mercurial both come packaged with handy utilities to visualise the commits in your repository as a graph. We include this functionality in the Codebase interface as well. A...

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What’s the cheapest way to get a landline?

Posted yesterday on the Dial 9 blog

Dial 9’s call forwarding service is easily the cheapest way to get a landline for your business. For just £5/month, you can choose a free 01, 02, 0330 or 0800 telephone number and receive 60 inclusive minutes every month for free.

Billing summaries now available

Posted on the 9th October on the Dial 9 blog

We've recently added a useful new feature to Dial 9 Connect - a Billing Summary page that gives you a breakdown of both your services, and any calls that you've...

Five must‑haves for small businesses

Posted on the 26th September on the Dial 9 blog

Irrespective of the industry you’re in, no matter what your business aspirations may be, starting out can be a nerve-wracking experience filled with as many challenges as there are opportunities. By thinking ahead and spending time planning the essentials your business venture will be off to a solid and stress-free start.

Filtering for your exceptions

Posted on the 24th September on the Codebase blog

We're delighted to announce the release of a well requested feature to Codebase today - the ability to filter exceptions in your projects!

How do I get an 0800 number?

Posted on the 21st September on the Dial 9 blog

0800 numbers are freephone telephone numbers that are free to call and thus allow callers to ring you without paying for the cost themselves. This means that, even if they...

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