Mar 29th Daylight saving time clock change - 2019/03/31

As you might already know, on the 31st of March 2019 (Sunday) there will be a Daylight Saving Time clock change - at 3:00 am localtime the clock will jump to 4:00 am. This affects only the textual representation of time (also known as "localtime") and not the "unixtime" that Linux uses internally. However some badly coded applications (i.e. Java) ... Read More »

Dec 20th New EU VAT rules from 1.1.2019

There are new rules for the EU VAT system that will be effective from January 1st 2019.Since January 1st 2015 VAT was charged to EU customers based on their country of residence - i.e. customers from Germany paid the German VAT, customers from the UK paid the UK VAT, etc.Effective January 1st 2019 this will no longer be the case. All customers ... Read More »