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New EU rules and guidance for a fairer online economy

The Commission published a set of resources to help traders, online platforms and search engines get the most out of the new Platform to Business rules. In addition, three progress reports prepared by the expert group for the Observatory on the Online Platform Economy are published for feedback more
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President of Estonia makes historic voyage and manages state affairs from Antarctica over the Iridium® Network

President Kersti Kaljulaid signed digital legally binding documents from Antarctica using Iridium Certus® more
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Questions and Answers - Commission makes it easier for citizens to access health data securely across borders

The Recommendation aims to allow EU citizens to access securely their health records across Member States more easily. In particular it aims at the creation of a European format that will allow electronic health records being shared in a secure manner at the same time as adhering to data protection rules more
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Opportunity for consumer IoT vendors with key categories forecast to grow 10%

Canalys forecasts that shipments of wearable bands, smart personal audio devices and smart speakers will grow 9.8% to reach 718.0 million units in 2020 as consumer IoT vendors look for growth in markets disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The three major device categories form an extension to IoT ecosystems deployed by smartphone and platform vendors, such as Apple, Google, Amazon, Samsung, Xiaomi and Huawei. Though a strong downturn is expected, vendors have become more proactive to make sure they can weather this challenging time more
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