Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Tag: European Union

Google, Facebook, Apple and Amazon

Global tech giants including Google, Facebook, Microsoft among top lobbying spenders in EU

The study found that 612 companies, groups, and associations spend more than 97 million euros ($114.4 million) annually lobbying on EU digital economy policies
EU plans to slap new climate norms on foreign cos, includes shipping in ETS

EU plans to slap new climate norms on foreign cos, includes shipping in ETS

The move is likely to make the cost higher for polluters under Brussels’ plans to meet the European Union's climate targets, the European Commission said on Wednesday
Huawei (Photo: Agency)

Huawei faces further isolation as Swedish court upholds ban on its 5G network gear

Among the important markets where the Chinese company is steering at a ban also include India, Canada and other EU countries apart from the US, the UK that have already banned the company
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EU draft rules on use of AI for public security under cloud as privacy watchdogs seek ban on facial recognition tech

While the opinion of the privacy watchdog is non-binding, it does carry weight with the Commission, EU countries, and the European Parliament
Tech Mahindra

Tech Mahindra sets eyes to acquire European companies to upgrade software tech

Tech Mahindra is looking to upgrade its capabilities in segments, including cloud computing, 5G, SAP and Salesforce software by these acquisitions
Prime Minister Narendra Modi participates in the India-EU Leaders’ Meeting through video conferencing (Photo: PIB)

US tech body seeks removal of trade barriers between India, EU

The United States-based Information Technology Industry Council is a global industry body comprising technology giants including Intel, Dell, Ericsson and Cisco
EU Justice Commissioner Didier Reynders

After GDPR, EU now goes after bots and data harvesters

Years after it implemented Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) law, the European Union (EU) is now moving toward adressing the growing menance of bots and data harvesters
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