Neowin News Feed for: Digital single market https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/digital single market/ Neowin News Feed for: Digital single market en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net EU fines Valve and publishers €7.8 million over geo-blocking https://www.neowin.net/news/eu-fines-valve-and-publishers-78-million-over-geo-blocking/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/01/1611166327_valve_logo_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The EU Commission has fined Valve, Bandai Namco, Capcom, and other publishers for geo-restricting their games inside the EU Digital Single Market where these restrictions are not allowed. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/eu-fines-valve-and-publishers-78-million-over-geo-blocking">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Wed, 20 Jan 2021 18:40:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/eu-fines-valve-and-publishers-78-million-over-geo-blocking The EU wants you to use your digital subscriptions anywhere in the bloc https://www.neowin.net/news/the-eu-wants-you-to-use-your-digital-subscriptions-anywhere-in-the-bloc/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/09/shutterstock_199747298_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The European Commission has proposed new rules under which citizens of the Union will be able to skirt geo-blocking and use their online subscriptions anywhere in the 28-nation bloc. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-eu-wants-you-to-use-your-digital-subscriptions-anywhere-in-the-bloc">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:30:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-eu-wants-you-to-use-your-digital-subscriptions-anywhere-in-the-bloc As UK NGOs fight against mass spying, EU proposes stronger privacy protections for citizens https://www.neowin.net/news/as-uk-ngos-fight-against-mass-spying-eu-proposes-stronger-privacy-protections-for-citizens/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/12/1483108870_uk-euro-roaming_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Just as UK rights activists are fighting against mass spying, the European Commission has announced new proposals today that will see stronger privacy protections for online users and services. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/as-uk-ngos-fight-against-mass-spying-eu-proposes-stronger-privacy-protections-for-citizens">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:56:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/as-uk-ngos-fight-against-mass-spying-eu-proposes-stronger-privacy-protections-for-citizens Skype, WhatsApp seen as competition for carriers by European Commission https://www.neowin.net/news/skype-whatsapp-seen-as-competition-for-carriers-by-european-commission/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/11/p026359002502-23298_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A leaked report shows that the European Commission is looking to take into account supposed competition from VOIP services which are taking on traditional wireless carriers across the Union. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/skype-whatsapp-seen-as-competition-for-carriers-by-european-commission">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:02:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/skype-whatsapp-seen-as-competition-for-carriers-by-european-commission European Commission looking for input on Union's digital future https://www.neowin.net/news/european-commission-looking-for-input-on-unions-digital-future/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/09/shutterstock_199747298_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The EU is looking to create a single digital market that would potentially make the lives of citizens much easier when it comes to digital purchases and services. And you can be part of it. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/european-commission-looking-for-input-on-unions-digital-future">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:34:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/european-commission-looking-for-input-on-unions-digital-future EU wants to tax Google on copyright grounds https://www.neowin.net/news/eu-wants-to-tax-google-on-copyright-grounds/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/09/eric-schmidt-eu-02_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The European Union has another proposal with regards to its ongoing disputes with Google and the reformation of the digital single market: tax search companies for use of links or copyrighted content. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/eu-wants-to-tax-google-on-copyright-grounds">Read more...</a> vlad@neowin.net (Vlad Dudau) Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:34:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/eu-wants-to-tax-google-on-copyright-grounds