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    Cookie Notice must not hide footer links

    Ok, so on the suggestion... Can you add the links to the necessary policies to the cookie notice?
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    Cookie Notice must not hide footer links

    I am glad you brought up Ireland. Facebook removed 1.5 billion users data from Ireland. I assume that someone was paid to upkeep this data, so obviously, some jobs were lost in Europe. https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2018/04/facebook-removes-1-5-billion-users-from-protection-of-eu-privacy-law/
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    Cookie Notice must not hide footer links

    You read it correctly. Let me ask you this? In Europe are you required to specifically acknowledge when buying a pack of smokes, or does the notice on the pack work as consent? Good catch, I fixed it for you. It's actually "Keep America Great" now.
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    Cookie Notice must not hide footer links

    That is fine if that is how Germans want to run their country. In the United States, our Constitution guarantees us certain rights. One of those rights is called speech, which covers fake news and hate speech. It's important to note that under a system that regulates speech you have to have a...
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    Cookie Notice must not hide footer links

    What about North Korea or China, where the government obviously spy on their people? You realize things like GDPR are why American internet companies either shy away or leave Europe? It's if the EU is trying to tax American internet companies because they have made it so difficult for companies...
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    XF 2.0 Microsoft Integration

    Are you having trouble with the client id or secret?
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    XF 2.0 Microsoft Integration

    Are you looking to add Microsoft as a connected account?
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    XF 2.0 Disable addon via php

    I run a site dedicated to a particular college football team. One thing we do during game time is turn off all boards but the gameday board and change various other settings like turn off chat. I am not always available to change these settings so I created an addon that turns off all boards but...
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    GDPR discussion thread

    Are cookie notices required under GDPR? I see only a few major American websites give these notices.
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    Best XenForo Site Evar?! 8WAYRUN.COM

    It's a lot cleaner and more modern than you last design. Great job!
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    Implemented GDPR: Contact us - Required fields & Usability

    Actually XF should set up the user with an email address from your domain, that way you don't capture the actual email address of the user.
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    Upcoming changes for GDPR compliance in XF1 and XF2

    Except facebook moved its data out of the EU, so I wouldn't expect them to stop letting companies in the US data mine data in US data centers.
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    Upcoming changes for GDPR compliance in XF1 and XF2

    The export user does not include connect accounts. I would think it should?
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    Upcoming changes for GDPR compliance in XF1 and XF2

    At least I get to vote on the representatives that would enact such legislation. The tech lobby is in my opinion much stronger in the US, so I suspect the regulation would not be as severe.
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    Upcoming changes for GDPR compliance in XF1 and XF2

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-privacy-eu-exclusive/exclusive-facebook-to-put-1-5-billion-users-out-of-reach-of-new-eu-privacy-law-idUSKBN1HQ00P Interesting read
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