Jennifer Baker

Brussels correspondent

Jennifer Baker reports on the European Union: Commission, Parliament, technology policy, regulation, and competition.

One EU data protection authority to rule them all, under new proposal

A new document that sets out plans for a so-called one stop shop for policing EU data has been released.

What does the new EU Parliament mean for tech?

As the dust settles on a new European Parliament, digital rights and IT lobbyists try to work out what it will mean for the tech industry.

EU competition chief stands by Google decision, despite increasing outrage

Despite competitors and politicians lining up to complain about Google, the EU's Competition Commissioner on Tuesday defended his decision to settle an antitrust case against the search giant.

Google hit with new anticompetition complaint in EU

Europe's top competition watchdog confirmed Thursday that it had received yet another formal complaint against Google.

EU court ruling on Google links could encourage paywalls

An EU court ruling that Google must delete links to private data could encourage online publishers to put more information behind paywalls according to a legal expert.

Motorola Mobility found guilty of breaching EU competition law, but escapes a fine

Google-owned Motorola Mobility has been found guilty of breaching EU competition law but escaped a fine from European Union regulators.

EU votes net neutrality into law, abolishes mobile roaming charges

Blocking and throttling Internet traffic will become illegal in the European Union following a parliamentary vote on Thursday.

European net neutrality law clears committee hurdle

Telecommunication operators are closer to losing lucrative roaming revenue after the European Parliament's industry committee approved a contentious package of legislation Tuesday that also establishes net neutrality.

New EU cybersecurity law avoids making big Internet companies report breaches

Europe on Thursday approved a new cybersecurity law, but held back from requiring Internet giants such as Google, Amazon, Ebay and Skype, to report security incidents.

Europe approves new data protection law, tech industry reps dismayed

The right to data protection was underlined by European politicians on Wednesday as the European Parliament voted by a huge majority in favour of new laws safeguarding citizens rights.

'Free' apps may be violating EU consumer protection laws

Europe's app providers were Thursday warned by authorities that many of them are breaking consumer protection laws.

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