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Google Decides To Appeal EU $5BN Fine

Google Decides To Appeal EU $5BN Fine Earlier this year, a European Commission hit Google with a $5BN fine. Yes, that’s five billion Dollars. Just so we’re clear! ...

October 10, 2018 at 11:38 am by

MEP’s Vote To Place Ban On Killer Robots

MEP’s Vote To Place Ban On Killer Robots There are many people out there who feel that when the human apocalypse comes, it will either be robots or AI. At the very ...

September 13, 2018 at 3:33 pm by
Facebook Confirms Existence of Secret Satellite Internet Project

UK Government Sets Aside £92M For State Sat-Nav System

UK Government Sets Aside £92M For State Sat-Nav System Following the UK’s vote to leave the European Union, there has been an unanticipated casualty in this. For years, ...

August 29, 2018 at 11:48 am by
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EU Tells Internet Giants To Remove Bad Content Inside An Hour

EU Tells Internet Giants To Remove Bad Content Inside An Hour A major factor that social media and internet companies have had to deal with in recent years is hateful or ...

August 20, 2018 at 2:29 pm by
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Philips Get Fined By EU For Inflating Online Prices

Philips Get Fined By EU For Inflating Online Prices Philips is, without a doubt, one of the best-known brands in terms of home electronics. Be it a hairdryer or a TV ...

July 25, 2018 at 12:47 pm by
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Google Fined £3.8BN For Abusing Control Of Android

Google Fined £3.8BN For Abusing Control Of Android The chances are that if your phone isn’t an Apple product, it probably has Android installed as the operating system. ...

July 18, 2018 at 2:29 pm by
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Mark Zuckerberg EU Meeting Deemed Missed Opportunity

Mark Zuckerberg EU Meeting Deemed Disappointing and missed opportunity Yesterday, Mark Zuckerberg faced the EU Commission to discuss the recent data scandal and other matters ...

May 23, 2018 at 12:05 pm by

Mark Zuckerberg To Face Public EU Parliament Hearing

Mark Zuckerberg To Face Public EU Parliamentary Hearing For weeks the UK Government has been appealing to Mark Zuckerberg to appear before a UK Parliamentary commission to ...

May 21, 2018 at 11:24 am by
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Apple’s Purchase of Shazam Under Formal EU Investigation

Apple Purchase Shazam In December 2017, Apple successfully purchased the popular music app Shazam. The app itself, which began in 1999 quickly became popular as to the ...

February 7, 2018 at 3:49 pm by
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Apple Still Owes Ireland €13b in Taxes, but it isn’t Apple Going to Court!

I’m glad that’s not my tax bill! In 2016, the EU launched a number of investigations into company tax procedures within the EU. Specifically, those who are paying ...

October 4, 2017 at 1:23 pm by

EU Report: Piracy Doesn’t Harm Sales

A two-year-old EU investigation into piracy shows little to no impact on sales, an uncovered report reveals. However, insiders suggest the EU tried to bury the unpublished ...

September 22, 2017 at 2:27 pm by

Europe Expresses On-Going Concerns over Windows 10 Privacy

  The European Union’s data protection organisations have again expressed concern over the default privacy settings in Microsoft’s Windows 10, despite the recent ...

February 21, 2017 at 7:40 pm by
EU Legislation Eases Restrictions on Online Media Geoblocking

EU Legislation Eases Restrictions on Online Media Geoblocking

The European Parliament is finalizing legislation which is allowing EU citizens with paid subscription for online media including music, films, games, movies and TV shows to ...

February 12, 2017 at 10:00 pm by

Europe Investigates Valve over Steam Geo-Blocking

The European Commission (EC) is opening an antitrust investigation into Valve’s game distribution platform Steam to determine if its content geo-blocking is in breach of ...

February 2, 2017 at 7:57 pm by
Apple Moving International iTunes Headquarters to Ireland

Apple Moving iTunes Headquarters to Ireland – One Tax Haven to Another!

Starting February 4, all of the non-US side of Apple’s business which includes the iTunes Store, Apple Music, the App Store and iBooks will be based in Cork, Ireland. ...

January 28, 2017 at 11:21 am by


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