Data breach fines to jump following EU GDPR adoption
ICO's £500K limit to break £17M.
ICO's £500K limit to break £17M.
Claims it lags technological progress.
Good news tempered by EU fine, though.
Search engines breathe easier today.
Modifying a console to get around its protection system can be lawful according to an EU court.
No word on OEM/ODM pick-up, though.
New EU limits will mean maximum 20p a minute or 45cents per MB.
EU slaps company for browser ballot glitch.
Blames technical error to dodge EC fine.
Eco-Design guidelines will outlaw high-performance boards, it's claimed.
CURIA has ruled that digitally distributed software is not exempt from the doctrine of first sale.
Culture Minister Ed Vaizey casts doubt over EU laws that require consent before using cookies.
The EU has pledged to investigate Intel's planned purchase of McAfee.
The European Commission has unveiled plans to use the freed up analogue TV spectrum to offer high-speed wireless broadband to all citizens.
Not surprisingly, Opera has said that Microsoft’s offer to completely remove Internet Explorer from Windows 7 was not enough to restore competition.
A leaked memo from Microsoft has revealed that the software giant plans to ship Windows 7 without a browser in Europe.
EU antitrust regulators have told the music industry that it needs to change the way it licenses music online in Europe.
Intel's General Counsel has admitted that fighting the EU's £948m antitrust fine will be an uphill battle.
Intel CEO and President Paul Otellini has responded to the EU's ruling. This episode is far from over, it seems.
As expected, the EU has slapped Intel with a record fine for abusing its dominant position in the market. It found Intel guilty of antitrust on two counts.
The EU is expected to announce this week that it will fine Intel for anti-competitive business practices that stretch back eight years.
Speaking regarding the EU's decision that Microsoft's browser bundling was an abuse of monopoly, architect Mike Connor claims that bundling Firefox is "not the right outcome."
A new study into the health implications of personal audio players warns that up to five million people across the EU could suffer hearing damage in the next five years.
The EU has handed the games industry an ultimatum - take steps to protect children from violent media, or laws will be made to make you.
The European Union has given the go-ahead for airlines to install small mobile cells in their aircraft, allowing customers to make and receive phone calls whilst in the air.
The Digital Video Broadcast - Handheld (DVB-H) standard has been officially endorsed by the European Commission, paving the way for a Europe-wide mobile TV network.
Finally agreeing with the European Commission's antitrust findings, Microsoft has laid out two separate models for interoperability licensing to third party companies.
Coming as no shock to many around the world, Microsoft has lost its appeal in the European Union antitrust case.
The EU has its sights on Intel now, in the latest Anti-trust volley between big blue and AMD. But is it for real? Brett Thomas cuts through the smoke and mirrors, looks at the numbers and sounds off against the new style of corporate logic.
Sony's Phil Harrison has said that he expects over 1,000 PlayStation 2 titles to work on the European PlayStation 3 through software emulation.
European Union investigators have recommended that EU Competition Commissioner Neelie Kroes should formally charge Intel on the grounds of illegal business tactics.
A year after filing, Sony has won a crucial lawsuit against Lik Sang importers for the PSP grey imports to the EU.
ICANN renegotiated its contract with the US Department of Commerce last week, in a move that left the world feeling a little better about an independent internet.
Four MEPs have written rather scathing letters to the EU, calling its recent actions against Microsoft a danger that could delay future releases in Europe.
A German security expert has already beaten the RFID tags in EU/US passports, and kindly explains how.
The .eu domain mask is under attack from domain name hoarders who have grabbed 74,000 .eu domain names.