Articles By jennifer baker

EU upset by Microsoft warning about US access to cloud

EU upset by Microsoft warning about US access to cloud

Members of the European Parliament have demanded to know what lawmakers intend to do about the conflict between the European...

July 6th, 2011 jennifer baker
OECD Internet policy angers civil liberty groups

OECD Internet policy angers civil liberty groups

BRUSSELS -- The OECD has issued a framework for developing Internet policy that puts pressure on Internet service providers to take responsibility...

June 29th, 2011 jennifer baker
EU network access fine sends message to telcos

EU network access fine sends message to telcos

BRUSSELS -- The European Commission has sent a clear message to telecom operators that they must allow access to their...

June 22nd, 2011 jennifer baker
EU countries ignore new law on Internet privacy

EU countries ignore new law on Internet privacy

New European Union rules to ensure privacy have been ignored by the vast majority of E.U. member countries, according to...

May 25th, 2011 jennifer baker
European Commission hit by serious cyberattack

European Commission hit by serious cyberattack

The European Commission, including the body's diplomatic arm, has been hit by what officials said Thursday was a serious cyberattack.The...

March 24th, 2011 jennifer baker
EU raids digital book sellers in cartel investigation

EU raids digital book sellers in cartel investigation

The European Union’s competition regulators carried out unannounced inspections into various companies that sell digital books on Tuesday on suspicion...

March 2nd, 2011 jennifer baker
Internet providers the new secret police, says report

Internet providers the new secret police, says report

More and more European Union member states are delegating online policing to private companies and Internet service providers, according to...

January 26th, 2011 jennifer baker
New online database helps companies get government work

New online database helps companies get government work

Companies bidding for government business in the E.U. will soon be able to use a new Web-based tool to simplify...

October 18th, 2010 jennifer baker
EU hits IBM with two formal antitrust investigations

EU hits IBM with two formal antitrust investigations

The European Commission announced on Monday that it will begin formal investigations into allegations that IBM has abused its dominant...

July 26th, 2010 jennifer baker
EU plans to limit its use of private personal data

EU plans to limit its use of private personal data

The European Union is to impose stricter rules on its own use of private citizens' data for all future anti-terrorism...

July 20th, 2010 jennifer baker