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24 July 2015
What next for EU telecom rules?

The European Commission is launching a 360 review of the EU telecoms rules. And it is asking people to provide input.[more]

24 July 2015
Trip Rebel wins Tech All Stars 2015, the EU's top startup competition

11 of the worlds top Venture Capital firms have named TripRebel the winner of Tech All Stars 2015, an EU-wide search to find Europe's best young startup company in order to connect them to funding resources, give them media...[more]

24 July 2015
Study on a marketing plan to stimulate the take-up of eID and trust services for the digital single market SMART 2015/0046

The objective of the study is to investigate the economic potentials of e-identification and trust services (eID and eTSs) in a fully integrated digital single market at EU level (including e-government) and also taking the...[more]

24 July 2015
Workshop on Age-Friendly Homes and Smart Living - Summary report

This workshop of 7 July 2015 aimed to explore options to stimulate investments and solutions for age-friendly housing and smart living at European scale. The need for a common framework of reference for age-friendly homes...[more]

23 July 2015
Call for tenders: SMART 2015/0006 - Assessment of the cost of providing wholesale roaming services in the EU

This publication is made pursuant to Article 124.1 (b) of the Rules of Application of the Financial Regulation that provides for an ex-ante publication on the Institutions' websites of contracts with a value up to 60.000 EUR.[more]

23 July 2015
2nd Audio-Visual Gestalt Workshop

This workshop brings together researchers dealing with crowd sourcing of audiovisual information to share ideas on the concept as a whole or on its various components: acquisition, transmission, processing, visualization and...[more]

22 July 2015
Can you crack the food scanner challenge? Commission offers 1 million in prizes

The European Commission is challenging European innovators to come up with a food scanner, an ICT-based solution to measure and analyse people's food intake, and win a Horizon Prize. Participants will compete to develop the most...[more]

22 July 2015
ICT innovation: SMEs make best use of EU research funding

The Innovation Radar published its first survey, after analysing 279 projects funded by two European research programmes. These projects produced 517 innovations, mostly related to data processing or software development.[more]

22 July 2015
PRAISE: a social network for online music learning

Community feedback and advanced analytics, combined with lesson planning and monitoring tools for teachers make this social learning platform, PRAISE, a step forward in collaborative online learning.[more]

20 July 2015
European Commission requests the German regulator to amend its fixed termination rates in line with the EU's rules

Following a three-month in-depth investigation the Commission issued a recommendation demanding the German regulator (BNetzA) to amend its fixed call termination rates in line with the EU recommended approach for the calculation...[more]