IP/14/850  22-07-2014 - New report on state of EU Telecommunications markets 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 #ConnectedContinent #broadband Today the European Commission published a report on the telecommunications market and regulation in the EU. The report covers 2012 – 2013 years.
IP/14/840  17-07-2014 - Commission encourages re-use of public sector data 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 17 July 2014 Commission @EC_opendata #PSI #opendata Today, the European Commission is publishing guidelines to help Member States benefit from the revised Directive on the re-use of public sector information (PSI Directive).
MEMO/14/491  17-07-2014 - Frequently asked questions: "PSI guidelines" 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 17 July 2014 Why there is a need for the guidelines when there is already a directive? Following the transposition of the original PSI Directive 2003/98/EC, many public bodies in various European countries have put in place arrangements and procedures that 'translate' the provisions of the...
SPEECH/14/556  17-07-2014 - Speech: Embracing the open opportunity 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Neelie Kroes Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda Speech: Open Knowledge Foundation Berlin, 17 July 2014 It is a pleasure to be here with you. You have long championed openness. That has long inspired, informed and motivated me.
IP/14/819  10-07-2014 - Call for local, regional and national leaders to take advantage of new EU broadband funding and support 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 July 2014 Today the European Commission launches its “Connected Communities” initiative – an umbrella for several systems designed to connect towns, cities, local broadband partnerships and operators to the advice they need to access finance and develop tailored business models for bringing fast broadband...
MEMO/14/474  10-07-2014 - Frequently asked questions: "Connected Communities" 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 July 2014 What is "Connected Communities"? [See IP/14/819] Connected Communities is a European Commission initiative to support regions and cities in their broadband networks development.
MEMO/14/470  10-07-2014 - July infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 July 2014 July July 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.
SPEECH/14/540  09-07-2014 - Speech: Chips with everything 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Neelie KROES Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda Chips with everything Launch of a new partnership for European leadership in electronics Brussels, 9 July 2014 To add your comment to this speech, see the social version of the speech here We...
SPEECH/14/538  09-07-2014 - Taking Joint Technology Initiatives forward – a vital partner for innovation and growth 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission First calls for proposals under the Joint Technology Initiatives Innovation and Investment Package Brussels, 9 July 2014 Dear Minister Stefania Giannini,, Dear colleagues from the Commission, Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, Neelie Kroes, Siim Kallas, Distinguished guests, Ladies and...
SPEECH/14/534  08-07-2014 - Speech: Italian leadership for a connected continent 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Neelie KROES Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda Speech: Digital Venice Venice, 8 July 2014 To add your comment to this speech, see the social version of the speech here Italy has long been a country of ICT innovation.