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Thursday, 3 January, 2013

116006- Victims of crime

116006- Victims of crime Projects news and results 31/05/2012 The 116 006 helpline for victims of crime gives people emotional support, informs them of their rights and how to use these, while also referring victims to relevant organisations. As a single ...

Friday, 27 July, 2012

Big data at your service

Big data at your service Projects news and results 25/07/2012 'Open data' is the idea that certain data should be freely available to everyone to use and republish as they wish, without restrictions from copyright, patents or other mechanisms of ...

Thursday, 21 June, 2012

Broadband- 'big pipes' of potential growth

Projects news and results Broadband- 'big pipes' of potential growth 13/06/2012 The internet has become much more than a communication system. Today, it is the backbone of modern society, a platform for businesses, governments and citizens to ex ...

Thursday, 21 June, 2012

P2P comes to the rescue of Internet video

Projects news and results P2P comes to the rescue of Internet video 13/06/2012 Peer-to-peer applications sometimes have a bad name because of Internet piracy. But the same technology that has long helped Internet users illegally share copyrighted music, g ...

Thursday, 21 June, 2012

Communicate with the future

Projects news and results Communicate with the future 19/06/2012 Digital information comes in myriad forms and formats, so how can we make sure that today's data is not lost forever in inaccessible legacy forms? An EU-funded project has developed a f ...

Thursday, 21 June, 2012

Belgium, the land of big breakthroughs

Projects news and results Belgium, the land of big breakthroughs 19/06/2012 Look around your home and you will almost certainly find something that has its origins in Belgium. Though perhaps best known today for beer, chocolate, waffles and the headquarte ...

Thursday, 21 June, 2012

Digitising our cultural heritage

Projects news and results Digitising our cultural heritage 30/05/2012 Through R&D projects and working with experts from the Member States, the European Commission has been exploring the best ways to preserve, enrich and open up our cultural heritage ...

Thursday, 19 April, 2012

Every cloud has a green lining

Projects news and results Every cloud has a green lining 19/04/2012 Climate change dominates the political agenda, but we all still use an awful lot of energy, especially with our growing number of electronic devices. And with zettabytes of data to proces ...

Monday, 16 April, 2012

ICT fostering inter-family relationships, naturally

Projects news and results ICT fostering inter-family relationships, naturally 11/04/2012 From mobile phones to social networking, technology helps bring geographically dispersed people together. But most applications are designed for individuals, not grou ...

Tuesday, 9 October, 2012

Made in Europe – how EU research and innovation helps our society

Speech Made in Europe – how EU research and innovation helps our society 08/10/2012 'Made in Europe' event, European Parliament Brussels, 8 October 2012 Read full text Share this page ...

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