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19 September 2014
Invitation to market participants to submit observations regarding the Commission's serious doubts letter under Article 7a of Directive 2002/21/EC

Case DE/2014/1642: Wholesale voice call termination on individual public telephone networks provided at a fixed location in Germany - remedies[more]


19 September 2014
The Success story of Italian Startup Vivocha

Whilst online shopping has great advantages, web users often have questions when purchasing a product and don’t want to spend hours at the end of a phone line waiting for help. Italian startup Vivocha (an acronym for...[more]


18 September 2014
European Telemedicine Conference 2014

Next to providing a networking arena, the European Telemedicine Conference 2014 in Rome will discuss how telemedicine can improve healthcare. It will evaluate applications of telemedicine and telecare and assess the...[more]


18 September 2014
What are the benefits of cloud computing in the healthcare sector?

This video, created by the EU-funded SUCRE project, explains the problems hospitals nowadays face concerning their IT infrastructure. Cloud computing can offer solutions.[more]


18 September 2014
Tech start-ups and SMEs share €90m of EU funds to disrupt the European markets

The European Commission is committing €90 million to Open and Disruptive Innovation over the next 12 months. A new tool to help doctors communicate with non-responsive patients; a cloud-based irrigation controller to...[more]


18 September 2014
EU-funded driving system to boost electric cars

While electric cars are on the rise, many drivers are still concerned about running out of juice. Six partners from Germany, France, Austria and Spain have cut the consumption of electric vehicles with a new intelligent energy...[more]


18 September 2014
The first 30 winning projects receiving funding under ODI scheme

30 projects were selected to receive funding under the SME Instrument - Open Disruptive Innovation (ODI) theme following the first cut-off date of Phase 1[more]


18 September 2014
The Success Story of Portuguese Startup Wisergo

By facilitating communication and simple interactions, web Startups are creating exciting new opportunities in a range of different fields. With Wisergo, an online marketplace for customised travel packages, finding a truly...[more]


18 September 2014
A smart wearable device to monitor and treat wounds

Most foot and leg ulcers are caused by diabetes and vascular problems but an important number of them are also due to other diseases (e.g. kidney disease, congestive heart failure, high blood pressure). More than 10 million...[more]


18 September 2014
Electronics: €100 million bugdet in a call to open on 15 October

A call featuring two important topics, representing more than €100 million EU investment, will open on 15 October.[more]