MEMO/14/316  23-04-2014 - New step towards 'wonder material' graphene applications 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 23 April 2014 Researchers of the AMBER centre @ambercentre in Dublin have developed a new process to mass produce graphene-based material. The method – which promises to be simple and affordable – could be used by industries for applications such as highly efficient batteries.
MEMO/14/315  23-04-2014 - NETmundial: European Commission to take leading role at global conference on internet governance 
European Commission - European Commission Memo Brasilia/Brussels, 23 April 2014 The EU, represented by European Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes and EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Stavros Lambrinidis, is to participate at high level in “NETmundial: the Global Multi-stakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Gorvernance”, Sao Paulo on 23-24 April.
SPEECH/14/333  23-04-2014 - The Internet needs better governance, starting now 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Neelie KROES Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda Opening remarks, NETMundial Sao Paulo, Brazil, 23 April 2014 To add your comment to this speech, see the social version of the speech here This could be an historic gathering.
IP/14/457  17-04-2014 - EU-wide hunt for top tech startups 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 April 2014 The European Commission is looking for Europe's best startups in this year's Tech All Stars competition. The lucky winners will have exclusive access to Europe's most prestigious startup events and will pitch to the likes of Sir Richard Branson and Chad Hurley.
MEMO/14/293  16-04-2014 - April infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 April 2014 April April In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
MEMO/14/304  15-04-2014 - Commission welcomes European Parliament support for a safer, healthier, high-tech and more #Connected Continent 
European Commission - European MEMO Brussels, 15 April 2014 Commission @NeelieKroes, today welcomed European Parliament votes on cheaper and easier to install broadband, on eCall, on research to keep Active an Assisted Living and Electronics. Reduced cost of broadband deployment Today the European Parliament voted on EU rules which would cut by 30%...
IP/14/435  14-04-2014 - New Commission study identifies Europe's top ICT hubs 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 April 2014 Wondering what makes an ICT hotspot? Take a look at Munich, London, Paris or smaller cities such as Darmstadt identified in a new EU Atlas of ICT hotspots. This atlas shows where digital technologies thrive and examines the factors contributing to this...
IP/14/394  10-04-2014 - Healthcare in your pocket: unlocking the potential of mHealth 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 April 2014 The European Commission is today launching a consultation on #mHealth or mobile health, asking for help in finding ways to enhance the health and wellbeing of Europeans with the use of mobile devices, such as mobile phones, tablets, patient monitoring devices and...
MEMO/14/266  10-04-2014 - What mHealth can do for you 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 April 2014 See also IP/14/394 @NeelieKroesEU, Vice-President of the European Commission, responsible for the Digital Agenda, said: "mHealth is just one of the benefits of a #ConnectedContinent – helping patients, doctors and carers take control, wherever they are.
SPEECH/14/321  10-04-2014 - Speech: An Open Internet for the whole world 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Neelie KROES Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda Speech: InfoPoverty World Summit New York City, 10 April 2014 To add your comment to this speech, see the social version of the speech here In Europe, and across the world, every country...