Tech companies not fighting hate speech fast enough, says EC
Twitter, Facebook and others are taking too long to delete illegal content, say officials
EC launches proposals for single digital market
EC to revise copyright and eCommerce regulations
Apple's Irish tax deals to be probed by European Commission
iPad maker's tax affairs to come under scrutiny from European regulators
EU wants mobile devices to have universal charger
Manufacturers including Apple could be forced into using a common standard.
Graphene researchers get €1bn funding boost
EC gives academic institutes a funding boost to aid research into atom-thick 'wonder' material.
EC proposals aim to close digital skills gap by 2020
The European Commission has proposed the Grand Coalition for Digital Skills and Jobs in a big to close the gap in digital skills and jobs.
EC prepares for worldwide robotics push
New initiative aims to help cultivate a growing and competitive European robotics industry.
European roaming charges to drop from 1 July
The European Commission approves regulations to cut price mobile users are charged when using devices abroad.
ACTA: the basics, the controversies, and the future
At the end of January, 22 countries signed up to ACTA. But what is it, and how will it be affecting you? Simon Brew has been finding out.
Erase and rewind: the EU and privacy
Inside the Enterprise: Proposed new European regulations on data privacy seem largely sensible, even if they present some hurdles for business.
EU proposes radical data protection refresh
The EC does as expected in proposing 24-hour breach disclosure rules and heightened powers for regulators like the ICO.
EC gives IBM rulebook to ensure mainframe market fairness
IBM has agreed to a set of rules to ensure healthy competition in the mainframe market.
EC unveils Europe-wide Open Data Strategy
The European Commission wants more cost-effective, easier access to public data.
EC invests in aerospace and defence software framework
€3.5 million funding goes towards framework development for complex real-time industry systems.
Virtual reality project for disadvantaged receives €4.8m EC
The European Commission has awarded some €4.8 million to an innovative tech project designed to help the elderly and those with neurological disorders…
Kroes speech fuels copyright debate
Digital agenda champion slams “straitjacket” of single model and calls on IT industry to find “transparent” tracking technologies.
EU clears Microsoft's Skype acquisition
Microsoft's purchase of Skype is given the go ahead in the EU.
EC calls consultation on web authentication
The EC is wondering whether improved online signature technologies will be a boon to the EU economy.
EC to pay €12 million over copyright breach
After a legal battle lasting almost four years, the European Commission is told to pay Systran €12 million.
EC probes low European e-commerce take-up levels
Only two per cent uptake after 10-year campaign.
Orange and T-Mobile merger given EU green light
The union between mobile giants Orange and T-Mobile has been given the go ahead by European regulators.
EC to monitor Virgin Media's traffic scanning
The EC is keeping an eye on Virgin Media's piracy gauging system.
EC wants MP3 player volume limit
iPods and other music players sold in Europe could soon be subject to a compulsory volume threshold to protect listeners' ears