Digital

Finance for climate action is rising, but still a long way to go

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According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC (SR15), an additional 1.5% in global investment is needed to limit the global average temperature rise to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels. Yet, if already...
#EUinfluencer top 40
15-11-2018

Here they are: the 40 most influential Twitter accounts of 2018!

EURACTIV and ZN Consulting have once again come together to create the list of the most influential people in the Brussels bubble TwitterSphere. The ranking was unveiled during an event in which the #EUinfluencers discussed the influence of social media on the upcoming European Parliament elections.
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Orgalime key economic statistics 2018
11-09-2018

350,000 jobs created by European tech firms in five years

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The European technology industries continue to grow at a phenomenal pace: 5.0 % in 2017, according to the latest figures from Orgalime’s economists.
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29-05-2018

Car data privacy: Who’s in the driving seat?

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As cars become more and more connected, the amount and the type of data they can capture – and share – increases exponentially. While sharing car data has the potential to optimize the driving experience for all, questions of data privacy naturally arise: especially when personal data is involved.
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19-06-2017

#DigitalFacts: Building Europe’s Gigabit Society

The European Parliament and the member states are discussing crucial digital reform. As they review the first Electronic Communications Code in Europe’s history, find out more about how companies are contributing to a connected and digitised future for Europeans.
23-03-2017

How many smart cities are there in Europe?

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240 European cities with populations over 100,000 have some "smart city" features--meaning they use technology to improve their energy use, transport systems or other infrastructure, according to European Parliament research.
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Building a Transparent Digital Single Market
23-03-2017

Building a transparent digital single market

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The newly released 2016 Activity Report from the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance (EDAA) shows a strong record of activity and adaptation to consumer needs over the course of last year.
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2016 European Advertising Consumer Research Index
17-01-2017

2016 European Advertising Consumer Research Index

EDAA/TRUSTe research shows digital advertising self-regulatory programme continues to improve consumer attitudes towards interest-based advertising.
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Cable Europe Factsheet
13-12-2016

Fibre-powered value to European consumers

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Overall spending on telecommunications is a fraction of consumer spending.
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Cable broadband networks reach over half of European households, offering the single largest NGA network in Europe. This NGA network will be upgraded to a very high capacity network. Therefore, thanks to cable, half of all European households will have access to Gigabit services well before the 2025 targets set out by the European Commission.
15-11-2016

Cable is connecting Europe with Gigabit speeds

Cable broadband networks reach over half of European households, offering the single largest NGA network in Europe.
The Cap and the Digital Single Market
08-11-2016

The CAP and the Digital Single Market

Internet connectivity has become vital to modern agriculture.
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Cable Europe
26-09-2016

Very high speed connectivity – who can deliver it?

Before 2020, cable’s performance will equal that expected of 5G and FTTH.
Women in ICT
28-04-2016

Women in ICT – How do EU member states measure up?

Women are underrepresented in the technology industry in Europe, constituting only 18% of the workforce.
Development Policy 28-01-2016

INFOGRAPHIC: An increasingly-connected developing world

Despite the fact that costs are still high, internet access and mobile phone use is becoming increasingly widespread, including in developing countries.
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Infographic: European Advertising Consumer Research Index 2015
16-12-2015

INFOGRAPHIC: European Advertising Consumer Research Index 2015

New research shows growing awareness of the OBA Icon, and understanding of this EU Industry initiative to give control over targeted advertising choices. In 10 of the 13 countries surveyed, at least 1 in 4 consumers who are aware of the OBA Icon say they have clicked on it.
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07-12-2015

INFOGRAPHIC: New GSMA study: European economy boosted by 4G investments

Realising a genuine Digital Single Market will require increased investment and innovation, first and foremost in digital networks. Investing in mobile networks and meeting the goal of digitalising everything is key to realising its potential.
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INFOGRAPHIC: Coding at school
16-10-2015

INFOGRAPHIC: Coding at school — How do EU countries compare?

SPECIAL REPORT / Digital competences and ICT skills are seen as key for young people to integrate in the job market. Jobseekers will have a harder time finding work without them.
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Digital Skills in Europe
14-10-2015

INFOGRAPHIC: Digital skills in Europe

SPECIAL REPORT / Most jobs today require some digital and ICT skills. Jobseekers will have a harder time finding work without them.
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Trade & Society 19-05-2015

TradeMarks 2015: What makes associations effective?

The TradeMarks survey measures the extend to which Brussels policy leaders believe associations are effective. The survey was conducted by APCO Insight, in collaboration with EURACTIV.
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Infographic: How Digital is the EU in 2015?
12-03-2015

INFOGRAPHIC: How Digital is the EU in 2015?

The European Commission has published new data analysing and ranking how digital EU member states are. The Digital Economy and Society Index 2015 measures digital performance and competitiveness across five dimensions:
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Closing the internet gap
Development Policy 02-12-2014

INFOGRAPHIC: Closing the Internet gap

The latest data shows that internet use continues to grow steadily, at 6.6% globally in 2014 (3.3% in developed countries, 8.7% in the developing world). The number of internet users in developing countries has doubled in five years (2009-2014), with two thirds of all people online now living in the developing world.
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15-10-2014

INFOGRAPHIC: Coding in the classroom

SPECIAL REPORT: Which EU countries teach coding in the classroom and why? Computing Our Future, a European Schoolnet report, investigated the timetables to find out. 12 countries gave full responses to the survey, the findings of which are summarised in this infographic.