European Union


How to Comply with Google Adsense's User Consent Policy in Minutes

How to Comply with Google Adsense's User Consent Policy in Minutes

Google requires now websites that display Google Adsense ads to implement user consent policy to comply with the EU Cookie Law....

Jul 28 2015, 2:56am CDT

World's First Malaria Vaccine Approved by EU

World's First Malaria Vaccine Approved by EU

The world’s first malaria vaccine has finally been developed and furthermore given the green light signal by the EU....

Jul 24 2015, 7:14am CDT

EU to End Roaming Charges by 2017

EU to End Roaming Charges by 2017

The European Commission has been working on a deal to end roaming charges and provide internet by the 15th of June, 2017....

Jun 30 2015, 7:26am CDT

Emergency Bailout Funding runs out for Greece and Tsipras, Calls for Referendum

Emergency Bailout Funding runs out for Greece and Tsipras, Calls for Referendum

As the European Central Bank's bailout phases out for Greece, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras wants the country to decide on...

Jun 28 2015, 2:14pm CDT

EU Demands Google to Do Major Changes in its Search Rankings

EU Demands Google to Do Major Changes in its Search Rankings

The European Union has threatened Google Inc. with a substantial fine after allegations of infringement in search results....

Jun 20 2015, 5:17am CDT

Germany Proposes Law Forcing Journalistic Sources over to Government

Germany Proposes Law Forcing Journalistic Sources over to Government

Germany's latest attempt at circumventing the European Union's data privacy law is facing harsh criticism from journa...

May 30 2015, 8:20pm CDT

Facebook in Belgian Watchdog Sight Over Privacy Data Issues

Facebook in Belgian Watchdog Sight Over Privacy Data Issues

Facebook may be joining Google in battling out against the European Union soon. A Belgian watchdog group warns that belligerenc...

May 17 2015, 3:34pm CDT

Google Under Fire from European Union

Google Under Fire from European Union

The internet company stands to lose nearly $6 billion in fines....

Apr 16 2015, 8:15am CDT

Google officially Accused by European Union

Google officially Accused by European Union

EU Commission sends Statement of Objections to Google on comparison shopping service and also opens separate formal investigati...

Apr 15 2015, 7:11am CDT

EU Commission says Google antitrust case decision coming soon

EU Commission says Google antitrust case decision coming soon

The European Commission has been researching the idea of legal ramifications for Google Inc's search engine favoritism for...

Apr 12 2015, 5:06pm CDT

EU Commission probing Apple's Music Streaming Plans

EU Commission probing Apple's Music Streaming Plans

The EU Competition Commission is currently delving into Apple’s Music Streaming Plans. The probe is on!...

Apr 2 2015, 8:18am CDT

Ukraine Crisis: Russia, Ukraine, and EU reach ceasefire agreement at Minsk II Summit

Ukraine Crisis: Russia, Ukraine, and EU reach ceasefire agreement at Minsk II Summit

On the heels of a deadly account Wednesday, Russia, Ukraine, and EU reached a ceasefire agreement built upon last Septembers ta...

Feb 12 2015, 2:19pm CST

EU Parliament Aims to Break Up Google with New Resolution

EU Parliament Aims to Break Up Google with New Resolution

MEPs targeted Net search engines and cloud systems in a recent bid to end monopoly of these forces in cyberspace....

Nov 28 2014, 1:37am CST

EU wants Google to forget .Com Websites

EU wants Google to forget .Com Websites

The EU wants Google to forget dot.com websites in a major rehaul of cyberspace....

Nov 27 2014, 4:10am CST

New EU Rules bound Spyware Companies to get a License before Export

New EU Rules bound Spyware Companies to get a License before Export

According to the new EU rules, companies that make spyware and export them, will need a license from December....

Nov 7 2014, 6:37am CST

Ukraine's Independence Day marred by undeclared war

Ukraine's Independence Day marred by undeclared war

Ukraine celebrated its 23rd anniversary in Kiev while the eastern front continued a bloody path to war....

Aug 24 2014, 10:20pm CDT

Apple’s Tax Breaks Under Investigation By EU

Apple’s Tax Breaks Under Investigation By EU

The European Union’s antitrust officials are opening an investigation...

Jun 12 2014, 12:33am CDT

Boeing 777x Tax Breaks Anger EU

Boeing 777x Tax Breaks Anger EU

European Union is considering raising the pressure on the United States in the world's largest trade dispute by challengin...

May 20 2014, 5:07pm CDT

Google must acknowledge 'right to be forgotten' to E.U. citizens

Google must acknowledge 'right to be forgotten' to E.U. citizens

How will a European Court of Justice ruling on the 'right to be forgotten' effect the global company?...

May 18 2014, 11:36pm CDT

European Parliament to End Roaming Charges and Bolster Net Neutrality

European Parliament to End Roaming Charges and Bolster Net Neutrality

The European Parliament voted today to end roaming charges on mobile phones by Christmas 2015. And as for Internet neutrality,...

Apr 3 2014, 1:47pm CDT

The New Health IT Arms Race Between The US And EU

The New Health IT Arms Race Between The US And EU

By: Nicole Fisher and Ben Heubl If you were to ask anyone in the United States what “health access” meant to them, you would ge...

Mar 10 2014, 7:56am CDT

Europe: Looking towards Low-Carbon Technologies to Get Ahead of the Energy Race

Europe: Looking towards Low-Carbon Technologies to Get Ahead of the Energy Race

The European Union’s recent package of proposals on climate and energy policy to 2030 was long on the rhetoric of competitivene...

Feb 7 2014, 12:20pm CST

Google: New Concesssions to settle deal in EU antitrust case

Google: New Concesssions to settle deal in EU antitrust case

EU antitrust body lauds Google for offering new concessions in milestone toward settlement BRUSSELS (AP) — Google is offering n...

Feb 5 2014, 7:05am CST

EU Police Contemplates 'Remote Stopping' Cars

EU Police Contemplates 'Remote Stopping' Cars

Senior police across the European Union have been secretly considering the feasibility of remotely stopping vehicles, according...

Jan 31 2014, 8:05pm CST

The Good News Behind the Alarming Energy Headlines

The Good News Behind the Alarming Energy Headlines

In Davos, Switzerland the confabbing tycoons at the World Economic Forum spent their Friday fretting over climate change. ...

Jan 29 2014, 3:05am CST

Europe: Losing its Climate Change Leadership?

The European Union’s proposals for a new energy and climate strategy to 2030 have split opinion. The main components of the pac...

Jan 27 2014, 10:30am CST

I4U news

EU ups pressure on Google in antitrust case

EU antitrust authority chief increases pressure on Google to present better proposals BRUSSELS (AP) — The Europea...

Jan 15 2014, 8:31am CST

I4U news

Bulgaria's Travails Should Be A Sobering Reminder to Ukrainians: The EU Doesn't Fix Everything

At a time that thousands of Ukrainians continue to protest in favor of integration with the European Union, it’s worth taking a...

Dec 26 2013, 8:41am CST

I4U news

Italian Senate Passes Google Tax And It's Still Illegal And Worse, Doesn't Do Very Much

The Italian Senate has now passed the “Google Tax” and Italian lawmakers really do seem to be entirely blind to the fact that t...

Dec 24 2013, 8:46am CST

I4U news

Hurrah! The European Union Will Not Be Regulating Fracking For Natural Gas

One of the worries that we over here in Europe have had is that the European Union will decide to regulate the practice of frac...

Dec 22 2013, 8:31am CST

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Italy's Google Tax: Yes, The European Union Thinks It Is Illegal

Well, you heard it first here folks. The proposed Google Tax in Italy appears to be illegal under European Union law: The Euro...

Dec 20 2013, 10:26am CST

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Google's European Anti-Trust Woes Continue

As I’ve mentioned before I’m astonished that Google is being pursued in this manner but pursued they are being. The European Co...

Dec 20 2013, 9:26am CST

EU Allows Use of Electronic Devices In-Flight with 3G, 4G Broadband

EU Allows Use of Electronic Devices In-Flight with 3G, 4G Broadband

Finally, in a landmark decision, European Commission allows use of electronic devices in-flight. It means all 3G and 4G broadba...

Nov 15 2013, 7:05am CST

EU to Not Accept Google’s  Anti-Trust Proposal

EU to Not Accept Google’s Anti-Trust Proposal

The EU had accused Google of anti-trust issues. Google had sent a proposal to European Commission that is rejected. EU demands...

Jul 17 2013, 9:36am CDT

NSA Leaks Reveal that US is Spying on EU

NSA Leaks Reveal that US is Spying on EU

Europeans are up in arms as certain unpalatable news is leaked from the NSA. These reveal that the US has been bugging its Euro...

Jul 1 2013, 5:15am CDT

E.U. Takes Apple side in Google's Motorola Patent Case

E.U. Takes Apple side in Google's Motorola Patent Case

European Commission has raised objections for misuse of Standard-Essential Patents (SEPs) by Google’s Motorola Mobility. Its pr...

May 6 2013, 11:13am CDT

Europe Gets Amber Alert System

Europe Gets Amber Alert System

Amber Alert is already well established in the United States and has saved so far over 600 kids. Now Europe gets a similar syst...

Mar 21 2013, 6:51am CDT

Europe is Trying to Kill Cookies: What it Means For You

Europe is Trying to Kill Cookies: What it Means For You

Prepare for pop-ups....

Mar 9 2011, 2:45pm CST