Despite Microsoft's recent announcement of new user privacy controls, and a new Windows 10 privacy setup experience, EU watchdogs have raised concerns that those measures may not go far enough.
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.
HTC has twice suspended the Nougat rollout for its 10 flagship in mainland Europe. The company will be hoping things go more smoothly now, as its Android 7.0 rollout resumes today in those markets.
We're holding a giveaway for the next few days, in which you can win a brand new Elephone S7 phablet. Though affordable, this device has quite a few things going for it, and it can be yours for free.
While German businesses operate under very strict regulations, it can hamper the use of cloud services. Now, Microsoft has released Office 365 Germany designed to address regulatory requirements.
A couple weeks ago, Google announced its latest security update for Android. If you own an unlocked variant of the Galaxy S6 edge+ that was purchased in the EU, the update is now available.
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.
The Investigatory Powers Act, or Snoopers' Charter, is "the most extreme surveillance regime of any democracy in history" according to Liberty NGO, who's mounting a legal challenge to the bill.
A recent trademark filing in the European Union points to an AI project from Nokia. As per the document, Viki seems to be an AI digital assistant than can collate data and talk to users.
The EU-wide roaming framework, which caps call and data charges for people visiting other EU countries, will no longer apply to the UK post-Brexit - and officials warn that will lead to higher prices.
The ongoing saga between Apple and the European Commission rages on as the tech giant joins forces with the Irish Government to have the decision concerning its sizeable tax bill annulled.
Microsoft today announced that its deal to purchase LinkedIn for $26.2 billion has been approved by European Union regulators, but there is a list of conditions that the company must comply with.
The European Commission became the target of a massive distributed denial of service on Thursday. No data was breached, though internet service was taken out for the better part of the day.
Microsoft's proposed acquisition of LinkedIn is expected to gain regulatory approval from the European Commission, after the company agreed to various 'concessions' to address antitrust concerns.
After the European Commission said that Microsoft had proposed 'concessions' to address their concerns over its $26.2 billion purchase of LinkedIn, details of those concessions have now emerged.
After EU antitrust regulators raised concerns about its proposed $26.2 billion LinkedIn acquisition last week, the European Commission said today that Microsoft has offered concessions over the deal.
Ireland confirmed today that it "fundamentally disagrees" with the European Commission's findings that it granted illegal state aid to Apple and will formally submit its appeal tomorrow.
Google is arguing that accusations brought against it by the EU for breaking antitrust rules and abusing its market power are misguided, because it doesn't discriminate against some of its rivals.
An EU commission study shows that the total cost of rolling out 100Mbps to all EU homes by 2025 will cost a whopping €502bn. The public sector of businesses will be able to expect 1Gbps speeds.
Google has received another extension in its fight with the EU. The Union's regulators are going after Google's behavior, where it forced device makers to adopt its own services.
Salesforce, which lost out in the bidding process for LinkedIn, has urged the EU to probe Microsoft's $26.2 billion deal for the acquisition of the platform, fearing anti-competitive behavior.
Google is facing three distinct charges against it from the EU: Android abuse, unfair online shopping practices, and blocking ad competitors. The company only has a few weeks left to answer.
Last month, OnePlus decided to stop sales of its new flagship in a number of major markets because it couldn't keep up with demand. Now, the OnePlus 3 is once again available for purchase.
Noted performer and Apple enthusiast Stephen Fry shared his thoughts on the company's tax problems straight from the iPhone 7 unveiling event. He said Apple should be paying a lot more in taxes.
Following recent price cuts in the US and the UK, Microsoft has now permanently reduced the cost of its Windows 10 Mobile flagships in Europe. In some markets, it's also offering a free Display Dock.
The EU proudly announced that roaming charges would become a thing of the past for its citizens. Unfortunately, it looks like there are important loopholes and caveats with some surcharges remaining.
This week saw Apple officially lambasted by the European Commission over its European tax affairs. Today, Tim Cook responds directly, addressing the matter via Ireland's national broadcaster.
Ireland gave "illegal tax benefits" to Apple that allowed the company to pay an effective corporate tax rate as low as 0.005%. The EC says that Ireland must now claim up to €13bn ($14.5bn) in taxes.
According to a leaked document, broadband access could become a guaranteed service across the EU, which would be sufficient to access a range of basic online services.
The EU's Data Protection Supervisor has come out strongly in favor of safeguards for user privacy. This is in stark contrast to many institutions calling for backdoors and weak encryption.
Citizens across the EU have sent in their comments to the Union's digital and telecom regulators demanding strong net neutrality rules. Over 500,000 took part in the consultation
Google was already facing record fines in its antitrust cases with the EU, but now regulators have brought even more evidence against the company, and started a new investigation into AdSense.
The European Commission has officially adopted the so-called EU-US Privacy Shield. This is a framework of digital data sharing between the two unions but critics say it doesn't offer any real privacy.
Following price rises from Dell and OnePlus, Lenovo says that it's also considering increasing prices, and potential job cuts, among other options - but it seems that no decisions have yet been made.
Following the UK's vote to leave the European Union, Microsoft has said that it will not pull out of the UK and that no jobs are going to be cut. Microsoft wanted the UK to stay in the EU.
Thousands of websites across the EU are protesting what they deem to be severe loopholes in the Union's net neutrality legislation. They claim companies can now create "slow lanes" for internet users.
The European Commission has come out in support of the sharing economy and implicitly of Uber and Airbnb. The two companies have been facing crackdowns and bans from governments across the EU.
The European Commission has announced a new agreement of collaboration between the Union's institutions and the four major tech companies in an effort to stop illegal online hate speech and extremism.
Ahead of a national referendum next month, Microsoft says it believes the United Kingdom should remain part of the EU - but emphasizes that it remains 'firmly committed' to the UK either way.
Google reportedly faces a huge fine for manipulating EU search results to favor its own shopping price comparison service - just weeks after the EC accused it of separate Android antitrust violations.
Getty Images has filed a complaint with the European Commission stating that Google Images encourages image piracy, adding to the search giant's ongoing legal battles in the European Union.
Google has hit back at the European Commission's claims that it breached EU antitrust rules, insisting that it "designed the Android model in a way that's good for competition and for consumers".
The European Commission has delivered the preliminary findings of its Android antitrust probe, saying that Google "abused its dominant position by imposing restrictions" on OEMs and mobile operators.
The European Union is set to lay fresh charges of anti-competitive conduct against Google regarding its practice of Android app bundling, carrying a potential fine of up to $7.4 billion.
BlackBerry has reduced the price of its Android flagship, the Priv, in the US, UK and several European markets - but the handset's price remains unchanged in the company's home country.
The new, more restrictive policy will ensure that users located in Europe will not see delisted URLs, even if they search on non-European versions like Google.com.
After launching the PlayStation TV in Japan in 2013, and in other markets in late 2014, Sony has now confirmed that it terminated shipments of the device to the US and Europe at the end of last year.
Google has agreed to pay the UK government around $180 million in back taxes. However, critics says Google owes a lot more with the company paying taxes at less than 3% compared to the normal 20%.
The 16GB version of the OnePlus 2 will no longer be sold in the United States, Canada or Europe, as the company says it's "seen much greater interest" in the pricier 64GB model in those markets.
While the OnePlus 2 no longer requires an invite, the OnePlus X still does - but until midnight on Thursday, you can buy the X in the EU with no invite and with free standard shipping included.