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/16/218  02-02-2016 - Speaking points by European Commission Vice-President Ansip, in charge of the Digital Single Market, at the press conference on the new framework for transatlantic data flows: the EU-US Privacy Shield 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 2 February 2016 I have been very clear from the start of this mandate: we want to be sure that when Europeans personal data is sent to the US, the data continues to be protected.
STATEMENT/16/181  28-01-2016 - Building on modern and unified rules to strengthen fundamental rights and create a Digital Single Market - Joint Statement by Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Jourová on the occasion of the 2016 Data Protection day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 28 January 2016 "Today, 28 January, marks the 10th European Data Protection day. Exactly one year ago, the European Commission committed to reaching an agreement on EU data protection reform. "Today, 28 January, marks the 10th European Data Protection day.
IP/15/6261  09-12-2015 - Commission takes first steps to broaden access to online content and outlines its vision to modernise EU copyright rules 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 9 December 2015 Making EU copyright rules fit for the digital age Delivering on its Digital Single Market strategy, the Commission today presents a proposal to allow Europeans to travel with their online content and an action plan to modernise EU copyright rules.
MEMO/15/6262  09-12-2015 - Making EU copyright rules fit for the digital age - QUESTIONS & ANSWERS 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 9 December 2015 1) COPYRIGHT IN THE DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET What is copyright and how is it defined at EU level? Copyright is a framework of rules around how works – expressions of ideas – are legally protected and can be used.
IP/15/6270  08-12-2015 - Commission welcomes agreement to make EU online environment more secure 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 8 December 2015 Negotiators of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission have agreed on the first EU-wide legislation on cybersecurity. Information systems – computing resources such as networks and databases that enable essential services, businesses and the internet to function – are...
SPEECH/15/6209  01-12-2015 - Simple, secure and transparent online public services 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 1 December 2015 Speech by Vice-President Ansip, in charge of the Digital Single Market, at the eGovernment conference "Simple, secure and transparent public services" in Luxembourg Ladies and gentlemen, The digital revolution around us reshapes how people go about their daily lives...
SPEECH/15/6156  24-11-2015 - The future of copyright reform in the EU 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 24 November 2015 Speech by Vice-President Ansip in charge of the Digital Single Market at the Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI) of the University of Strasbourg Ladies and gentlemen, It is a pleasure to be with you today here...
IP/15/6015  06-11-2015 - Commission issues guidance on transatlantic data transfers and urges the swift establishment of a new framework following the ruling in the Schrems case 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 6 November 2015 The European Court of Justice's ruling of 6 October on the Schrems case underlined the importance of the fundamental right to data protection, including where personal data is transferred to third countries.