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Europe to consult public on net neutrality

Europe to consult public on net neutrality

BRUSSELS - Europe's top law-makers on Monday launched a public consultation on how to keep the Internet open and neutral.The...

July 24th, 2012 jennifer baker
EU dumps on rumours on Canadian treaty

EU dumps on rumours on Canadian treaty

BRUSSELS - The European Commission says that the language being negotiated on the proosed Canada-E.U. Trade Agreement regarding Internet service...

July 11th, 2012 jennifer baker
Europe soundly rejects copyright treaty

Europe soundly rejects copyright treaty

BRUSSELS -- Members of the European Parliament rejected the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement on Wednesday by 478 votes to 39. The...

July 4th, 2012 jennifer baker
Competition not enough for new networks: EU official

Competition not enough for new networks: EU official

BRUSSELS -- Europe's top IT policy maker doesn't believe that competition in the market is sufficient to drive investment in...

June 22nd, 2012 jennifer baker
EU takes tough stance on data protection

EU takes tough stance on data protection

BRUSSELS  -- The European Commission underlined its commitment to data protection on Wednesday by referring Hungary to the European Court...

April 25th, 2012 jennifer baker
EU wants tighter monitoring of Internet censorship

EU wants tighter monitoring of Internet censorship

BRUSSELS -- The European Parliament has called for new rules to monitor Internet censorship by autocratic regimes. The political body voted...

April 18th, 2012 jennifer baker
More criticism for anti-piracy agreement in Europe

More criticism for anti-piracy agreement in Europe

BRUSSELS -- A wide cross-section of groups and individuals spoke out against the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) at a European...

April 11th, 2012 jennifer baker
EC opens antitrust investigation of Motorola Mobility

EC opens antitrust investigation of Motorola Mobility

BRUSSELS - Following complaints by Apple and Microsoft, the European Commission will assess whether Motorola Mobility has failed to license...

April 3rd, 2012 jennifer baker
EC to send counterfeiting bill to court

EC to send counterfeiting bill to court

BRUSSELS -- The European Commission has bowed to political pressure and has asked Europe's highest court to decide whether the...

February 22nd, 2012 jennifer baker
More spectrum in Europe made available

More spectrum in Europe made available

BRUSSELS -- Wireless broadband got a boost in Europe when the European Parliament voted in favor of reallocating radio spectrum...

February 15th, 2012 jennifer baker