Top stories

mashable's picture

Facebook gets even shadier, limits EU privacy law reach

Facebook is quietly looking to limit the number of users that will be protected by Europe's tough new data law, according to Reuters. Outside of the U.S. and Canada, Facebook's users agree to terms and conditions that are tied with the social media
mashable's picture

European customers can now enjoy Netflix anywhere in the EU

European backpackers who have been missing their favorite Netflix shows can finally rest easy.  A new EU regulation called the "Regulation on the Portability of Online Content Services" will allow any European citizens to access subscription
forbes's picture

4 Steps To A Data Quality Approach For Complying With New Data Regulations

The EU's new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which takes effect in May, has wide applicability beyond the borders of the EU. In this post, we’ll discuss some common obstacles companies encounter as well as concrete steps to take in
mashable's picture

This $10 online course will get you up to speed with the EU's new internet regulations

Facebook, Google, Twitter – every web service survives by collecting data on its users. They then use this data to improve their business or they sell it to a third party to generate revenue. And as we've learned in recent weeks from Facebook
mashable's picture

EU to tech companies: you have one hour to remove terrorist content

When it comes to dangerous content online, the European Union is not messing around. Per a new set of guidelines announced by the European Union on Thursday, tech companies including Google, Facebook, and Twitter will have just one hour to remove "
johnsullivan's picture

Sourcing Different Languages in Europe

As you might know, the European Union includes, at the moment, 28 countries and speaks more than 36 different languages. How we understand each other is a mystery for many other regions of the world, as the official languages of...
businessstandard's picture

A disintegrating Union?

From: Buisness-standard By A V Rajwade Recommended by: business-standard Last week, two important events took place in the European Union (EU). The first was the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, which
hindustantimes's picture

UK publishes White Paper to replace EU law post-Brexit

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times The British government today said thousands of European Union laws on everything from workers’ rights to the environment will be scrapped or replaced with UK equivalents to provide