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2 July 2014
EUNISON project: why understanding the voice matters!

When did you last think about your voice? As everyone needs it, it's very important to understand how it works. Watch this video presentation about EUNISON FET project, where 7 teams from different disciplines are working...[more]


2 July 2014
Commission urges governments to embrace potential of Big Data

Data collection and exploitation is a growing phenomenon; in response to industry and grassroots demands the European Commission is today calling on national governments to wake-up to this “big data” revolution.[more]


2 July 2014
The success story of the Slovakian startup SAShE

Enter SAShE, Slovakia’s largest online portal for handmade goods that presents and sells the best work of some 8,000 skillful designers, producers and craftspeople, both amateur and professional.[more]


2 July 2014
Making the most of the Data-Driven Economy

The Commission will use the full range of policy and legal tools, and invest in research and innovation for Europe to make the most of the data-driven economy.[more]


2 July 2014
Helping SMEs fish the BIG DATA ocean

In its Communication on the data-driven economy, the European Commission outlines a raft of measures aimed at helping SMEs exploit Big Data to win new commercial opportunities.[more]


2 July 2014
Worldwide Big Data Technology and Services - 2012-2015 Forecast

The study examines the Big Data technology and services market for the period from 2010 to 2015. Worldwide market sizing is provided for 2010, and a five-year growthforecast for this market is shown for 2011–2015. The Big...[more]


2 July 2014
Communication on data-driven innovation

The European Council's conclusions of October 2013 focused on the digital economy, innovation and services as drivers for growth and jobs. They called for EU action to provide the right framework conditions for a single market...[more]


1 July 2014
Horizon 2020: How to apply?

How to apply for funding in the framework of the program for research and innovation Horizon 2020? Watch this video with subtitles in 23 languages.[more]


1 July 2014
Big Data Analytics - An assessment of demand for labour and skills, 2012-2017

Despite the existence of many reports setting out the state of big data developments, there remains no single, internationally recognised definition of ‘big data’ and no ‘operational’ definition that can...[more]


1 July 2014
Roaming in Europe, cheaper and cheaper

From 1 July 2014, the EU will cut the price caps for #Roaming. Data downloads will be 55% cheaper: down from 45 cents per megabyte to 20c/MB. You will spend less money: using maps, watching videos, checking mails and updating...[more]