This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 21 °C Wednesday 12 August, 2020

#Neelie Kroes

# neelie-kroes - Saturday 22 June, 2013

What's on the EU's digital agenda? Free roaming, 4G and a better Internet for kids sits down with the head of the EU’s Digital Agenda Robert Madelin for a Q&A.

# neelie-kroes - Friday 14 June, 2013

Cork company is named the EU's best technology startup

Trustev aims to help companies verify the identity of potential customers using ‘social fingerprinting’ to counteract fraud.

# neelie-kroes - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

EU wants to ban mobile networks from blocking Skype over 3G

The European Commission wants to guarantee net neutrality by stopping carriers from selectively blocking services.

# neelie-kroes - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Report recommends giving EU power to protect media freedom

A report commissioned by the European Commission also suggests each country should borrow Ireland’s model for media regulation.

# neelie-kroes - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Banks, governments and ISPs participate in 'cyber attack' experiment

1200 bodies are being hit by scheduled DDoS attacks as part of an EU-wide cybersecurity exercise.

# neelie-kroes - Friday 4 May, 2012

EU digital affairs chief admits controversial ACTA treaty likely to fail

Digital Agenda commissioner Neelie Kroes says we’re likely “to be in a world without SOPA and without ACTA”.

# neelie-kroes - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

MEPs vote to make further cuts to roaming charges

A Brussels committee votes to lower the ceiling for roaming charges within the EU, with call charges set to fall by June.

# neelie-kroes - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website

The website, set up by the far-right Freedom Party, asks people to report central and east Europeans “for general nuisance, pollution and labour market displacement.”

# neelie-kroes - Monday 30 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge EU commissioner: 'I'm wearing Chanel No.5 and nothing else' Possibly NSFW

EU commissioner: 'I'm wearing Chanel No.5 and nothing else'

The EU commissioner for the digital agenda, Neelie Kroes, has been doing a live Q&A on Twitter. It’s been rowdy.

# neelie-kroes - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

EU 'falling short' in warning kids about dangers of social networking

An EU report says the average child starts using the internet at 7 – and that kids need educating on the dangers of networking.