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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

WTO says EU was Wrong to Add Duties to IT Products

WTO says EU was Wrong to Add Duties to IT Products

The WTO has found that the EU was wrong to impose duties on printers, set-top boxes, and computer displays. Under an agreement...

Jul 26 2010, 10:26am CDT

EU Turns Down The Music

If you were born at any point since the invention of the Walkman, you probably have some media-player related hearing damage. M...

Sep 28 2009, 10:30am CDT

EU Probes Exploding iPhone and iPods

There have been at least two recent reports in Europe of an Apple iPod and an iPhone exploding. One teen was talking on an iPho...

Aug 19 2009, 6:44am CDT

Apple Signs On To EU Charger Standardization

Apple Signs On To EU Charger Standardization

One of the most wasteful aspects of the tech industry is the way it deals with device chargers, especially for mobile phones an...

Jun 29 2009, 11:05am CDT

Intel fined by EU with record $1.45 Billion

The European Union fined Intel for a record $1.45 billion because of antitrust violations. This is the biggest fine the EU has...

May 13 2009, 4:59am CDT

Tesla Motors Opens EU Sales and Service in London

Tesla Motors Opens EU Sales and Service in London

Tesla Motors is arguably the most well known maker of electric vehicles around with its Roadster and the recently announced Mod...

Apr 13 2009, 6:09am CDT

Microsoft Joins EU Battle Against Child Porn

Microsoft has announced that it has joined an EU consortium that was formed to help curb and prevent the flow of child pornogra...

Mar 4 2009, 8:28am CST

EA FIFA 09 Sells 1.2M in EU in a Week

EA Sports has announced that its newest FIFA 09 game has sold more than 1.2 million copies in its first week in European retail...

Oct 10 2008, 6:27am CDT

EU Wants to Charge Mobile Users for Incoming Calls

EU Wants to Charge Mobile Users for Incoming Calls

While the EU is fighting to cut down roaming charges for mobile users on one hand it is proposing a new charge on incoming call...

Jun 16 2008, 1:41pm CDT

HD VMD Denies Rumor of Confiscated Money in EU

I have mentioned before that I think HD VMD is simply doomed from the start. The HD VMD format was a third participant in the f...

Apr 7 2008, 7:44am CDT

EU to Spend 55m Euros on Net Safety for Kids

EU to Spend 55m Euros on Net Safety for Kids

BBC News is reporting that the EU is extending its Internet safety program with an additional investment of 55 million euros. T...

Feb 29 2008, 11:28am CST

EU Fines Microsoft $1.4 Billion

BBC News reports that the EU has fined Microsoft a record setting $1.4 billion USD or 899 million Euros. The fine came after th...

Feb 27 2008, 9:49am CST

Google and EU Argue Over IP Addresses

Google is having a dispute with EU data protection officers who claim that IP addresses are personal data even when processed b...

Feb 26 2008, 11:59am CST

Microsoft Press Conference on EU Court Antitrust Decision

Microsoft will hold a press-conference in less than one hour to discuss the European Court of First Instance's judgment on Micr...

Sep 17 2007, 6:44am CDT

EU focuses on Record Companies in Apple iTunes Complaint

EU focuses on Record Companies in Apple iTunes Complaint

As everybody expected the EU complaint against the Apple iTunes store is actually mostly aimed at the record companies. The...

Apr 4 2007, 11:20am CDT

EU Court: PS2 is Not a Computer

EU Court: PS2 is Not a Computer

A European Court of Appeal recently ruled on a long-running case brought forward by Sony, who said that the PS2 should be consi...

Jun 20 2006, 1:00pm CDT