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23 May 2016
MEDIA-supported "I, Daniel Blake" by Ken Loach crowned Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival

Ken Loach scooped his second Palme d'Or with "I, Daniel Blake", a portrait of an ailing carpenter facing the bureaucracy of the healthcare system in today's Britain. Close to 100,000 euros were invested in the development and the...[more]


23 May 2016
Wasp, hawk and donkey to rescue you from the snow

You may not normally be keen to be followed by a wasp, but if you are stuck in the snow or otherwise lost in the Alps, the wasps from a European research project could help save your life.[more]


23 May 2016
Call for tenders to purchase services that help make the Internet a trusted environment for children and young people

You will find here all details and useful links about the Call for tenders launced by the European Commission has launched in order to ensure that children, parents and teachers have access to the right tools and information in...[more]


23 May 2016
Commission releases the 2016 "European Digital Progress Report": unequal progress towards the Digital Single Market

The European Commission has just released a report on digital progress in the EU. The analysis shows that Member States are at very different stages in the development of the digital economy; some, for example, such as the Nordic...[more]


23 May 2016
New data shows that mobile internet is used more but phone call remains most popular communication

Today the European Commission published the results of a study on electronic communications. The findings of the study show that Europeans are increasingly using internet-based communication. The study found mobile internet...[more]


23 May 2016
Most digital EU countries lead globally

Today the European Commission published data comparing EU countries' with some 15 non-EU countries' digital performance.[more]


23 May 2016
Scoreboard 2016 Research and Development

These factsheets give the main figures on ICT sector Research and Development and gives details about participation in Horizon 2020.[more]


23 May 2016
2016 I-DESI report

This report introduces the International Digital Economy and Society Index (I-DESI), which evaluates the digital performance of EU countries and the EU as a whole, in comparison to 15 other countries (Australia, Brazil, Canada,...[more]


23 May 2016
EDPR country profiles - Telecom Annex

EDPR reports combine the quantitative evidence from (DESI) with country-specific policy insights, allowing us to keep track of the progress made in terms of digitalisation by each Member State and providing an important feedback...[more]


23 May 2016
European Digital Progress Report (EDPR) - Country Profiles

These reports combine the quantitative evidence from (DESI) with country-specific policy insights, allowing us to keep track of the progress made in terms of digitalisation by each Member State and providing an important feedback...[more]