European Union

Tech giants urge EU to prioritize digital competitiveness and infrastructure investment

Five major technology companies - Ericsson, IBM, Intel, Nokia, and Vodafone - called on European policymakers to take urgent action to boost Europe's digital competitiveness and keep it a priority for the incoming European Commission.

Rockwell Automation invests in Momenta’s Industry 5.0 Fund

Rockwell Automation has invested an undisclosed amount in the Industry 5.0 Fund, managed by Momenta.

Meta introduces ad-free plans for Instagram, Facebook in Europe — Reuters

Meta will offer users in Europe a subscription plan to use Facebook and Instagram without advertisements to comply with the European Union regulations, according...

Google and Facebook urged by EU to label AI-generated content — The Guardian

Social media companies including Google and Facebook have been urged by the EU to “immediately” start labelling content and images generated by artificial intelligence, writes Lisa O'Carroll.

Meta slapped with record $1.3 billion EU fine over data privacy — CNN

Meta has been fined a record-breaking €1.2 billion ($1.3 billion) by European Union regulators for violating EU privacy laws by transferring the personal data of Facebook users to servers in the United States, writes Hanna Ziady.