Tag Archives: Internet

Europe : Google panel says ‘right to be forgotten’ should be EU only – Telecompaper

Google panel says 'right to be forgotten' should be EU only – Telecompaper.

Norway – Net neutrality and charging models – npt

Net neutrality and charging models – npt. The Internet has proven to be a unique platform for innovation and economic growth and provides unprecedented opportunities for communication between people. Very few wish to return to the era before the Internet. For this reason, authorities are working to achieve net neutrality, with a view to preserve […]

Europe – Google told to extend ‘right to be forgotten’ worldwide – Telecompaper

Google told to extend 'right to be forgotten' worldwide – Telecompaper. According to Telecompaper, EU data protection and privacy regulators told Google to extend its implementation of the ‘right to be forgotten’ across global search. Removing the links only on national domains would not meet the requirements.

Net Neutrality: President Obama’s Plan for a Free and Open Internet | The White House

Net Neutrality: President Obama's Plan for a Free and Open Internet | The White House. President Obama called for the “strongest possible” net-neutrality regulations to ensure that all Internet traffic is treated equally.

Spain – Spanish senate approves Intellectual Property Law reform – Telecompaper

Spanish senate approves Intellectual Property Law reform – Telecompaper. According to Telecompaper, the senate has given the green light to the reform of the Intellectual Property Law. The reform aims to curb internet piracy with rapid processes to shut down offending sites and also contains the so-called ‘Google tax’.

Poland – New regulations concerning wholesale broadband Internet access services

New regulations concerning wholesale broadband Internet access services in Poland. The President of the Office of Electronic Communications has introduced new regulations concerning wholesale broadband Internet access services in Poland. Both consumers and operators will benefit from the decision, which should lead to the investment increase and strengthen competitiveness.

Japan – Softbank Corp possible USD3.4bn bid for DreamWorks Animation

Softbank Corp linked to possible USD3.4bn bid for DreamWorks Animation. According to teleGeography, Japanese Softbank Corp has been linked with a surprise plan to bid for US movie studio DreamWorks Animation.