IP/16/1654  03-05-2016 - Commission welcomes agreement to make public sector websites and apps more accessible 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 3 May 2016 Negotiators of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission agreed tonight on the first EU-wide rules to make the websites and mobile apps of public sector bodies more accessible, especially for the blind, the deaf and the hard of hearing.
IP/16/1408  19-04-2016 - European Cloud Initiative to give Europe a global lead in the data-driven economy 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 19 April 2016 The Commission today presented its blueprint for cloud-based services and world-class data infrastructure to ensure science, business and public services reap benefits of big data revolution.
IP/16/1407  20-04-2016 - Commission sets out path to digitise European industry 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 19 April 2016 Delivering on its Strategy to create a Digital Single Market, the Commission today unveiled its plans to help European industry, SMEs, researchers and public authorities make the most of new technologies.
MEMO/16/1409  19-04-2016 - DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET – DIGITISING EUROPEAN INDUSTRY QUESTIONS & ANSWERS 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet QUESTIONS & ANSWERS Brussels, 19 April 2016 QUESTIONS & ANSWERS I. Digitising European industry: Reaping the full benefits of a digital single market What does the Commission propose? Building on and complementing the many national initiatives for digitising industry, such as Industrie 4.0 in Germany,...
IP/16/384  25-02-2016 - How digital is your country? New figures show action needed to unlock Europe's potential 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 February 2016 From connectivity and digital skills to public services, EU countries have made progress since last year which marked the launch of the Digital Single Market Strategy by the European Commission.
MEMO/16/385  25-02-2016 - What is the Digital Economy and Society Index? 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 February 2016 What is the Digital Economy and Society Index? The Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) is an online tool to measure the progress of EU Member States towards a digital economy and society.
IP/16/382  23-02-2016 - EU and Brazil to work together on 5G mobile technology 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 February 2016 The EU and Brazil today signed an agreement to develop 5G, the next generation of communication networks. The Commission also started work on an action plan to deploy the technology in the EU by 2020.
IP/16/207  02-02-2016 - Commission proposes to boost mobile internet services with high-quality radio frequencies 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 2 February 2016 The Commission today presents a proposal to coordinate the use of the 700 MHz band for mobile services. It will improve internet access for all Europeans and help develop cross-border applications.
MEMO/16/206  02-02-2016 - Questions and answers: radio frequencies 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 2 February 2016 What is the 700 MHz band and what is it used for? The 700 MHz frequency band consists of radio spectrum in the range 694-790 MHz. It is part of the wider ultra-high frequency (UHF) band, currently used throughout Europe for...
SPEECH/16/114  20-01-2016 - Statement by First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and Commissioner Günther Oettinger – EP Plenary Session – Situation in Poland 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 19 January 2016 Opening remarks by First Vice-President Frans Timmermans Mister President of the European Parliament, Madam Prime Minister, Mister Minister, Honourable Members of the European Parliament, On behalf of President Juncker and my colleagues in the Commission I want to...