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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.
1 Mar 2010
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EC to monitor Virgin Media's traffic scanning

The EC is keeping an eye on Virgin Media's piracy gauging system.
26 Jan 2010
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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
14 Dec 2009
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UK gets final EU warning over Phorm

The European Commission is now a step away from taking legal action against the UK government over the Phorm trials.
30 Oct 2009
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Euro security agency ENISA appoints new chief

The European Network and Information Security Agency (ENSIA) gets new leadership.
16 Oct 2009
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Week in Numbers: Malware up 600 per cent

UK teens spend up to 10 hours a day looking at screens of some kind, Oracle gets the go ahead for its acquisition of Sun Microsystems, the number of c…
22 Aug 2009
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One in three Europeans have never used internet

Could a new generation of digitally clued-up young Europeans dig us out of this economic hole?
4 Aug 2009
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EU says broadband key for economic recovery

All the focus has been on Britain's plans for next-generation broadband, but we also need to be part of 'Team Europe'.
26 Jun 2009
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Microsoft quits EU hearing

Microsoft has said it is being refused the right to a fair hearing in its antitrust trial.
22 May 2009
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European ministers announce broadband and energy fund

Budget excess to be used to fund new energy technology and improve broadband availability.
8 May 2009
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Google adds weight to Microsoft anti-trust battle

Large sticks at the ready as Google joins anti-trust brigade.
25 Feb 2009
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Government warned to act before IP addresses run out

The growth of the internet means more IP addresses need to be made available, while the freeing up of domain names is also becoming an issue.
18 Feb 2009
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EC calls for urgent business adoption of IPv6

The threat of running out of IP addresses is not motivating businesses to switch to IPv6, but the cost of rushing a late migration may prove a differe…
7 Oct 2008
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Mick Jagger rocks EU e-commerce debate

Sir Mick was in Brussels this week to contribute to an EU forum reporting on regional regulatory e-commerce trade reforms.
19 Sep 2008
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Analyst warns on pending green IT EU legislation

The European Commission is set to introduce more energy efficient IT policies to regulate public spending and fund research and development, but Gartn…
13 Aug 2008
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Symantec, EC team up against cyberattacks

The European Commission has given the security vendor funding to create standards for sharing messages about threats.
24 Jun 2008
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