The 14th of May, Telefónica participated as a key partner of the conference held in the Senate of the Czech Republic, the “2013 Cyber-crime Prevention” organized by the National Centre for Safer Internet. The meeting aimed to discuss possible enhancements of internet safety in particular of children users, in order to ensure a better use [...]Read more
On 14 May, ETNO, GSMA, ECTA and CableEurope jointly held a Seminar on Data Protection and Innovation at the European Parliament to debate on Data Protection and Innovation. They took this opportunity to reinforce again their common call for harmonised and effective data protection rules for the benefit of innovation and consumers. The event was hosted [...]Read more
Last week Telefónica UK unveiled an ambitious new three year sustainability plan which promises to stimulate social and environmental advancement by delivering up to 4 million tonnes of carbon savings and equipping one million young people with vital skills. So what’s the plan all about? The plan sets out, through three key goals and 40 individual commitments, [...]Read more
Each year, in February, the month of carnavals, we also celebrate the International Safe Internet Day, this year under the motto: Connecting Generations. The ultimate goal of this event is to raise awareness about the importance of promoting the safe and responsible use of the Internet, especially by children and adolescents. The theme chosen this [...]Read more
Do you want to know what Ronan Dunne, CEO of Telefónica UK, thinks about the delay on the 4G spectrum auction in the UK?
I honestly have been surprised at the tone of a number of press articles referring to Ofcom’s decision to delay the 4G spectrum auction. There were inaccurate reports about what the delay might cost the UK economy, who was to blame for this delay and that some operators had somehow negotiated special ‘back room’ deals [...]Read more
Let’s see how ‘The World’s Most Admired Companies’ is structured. On one hand, Fortune has created a sector ranking with 57 different industries. To create this 57 industry list, executives, directors and analysts of 673 companies from 32 countries were asked to rate companies in their own industry on nine criteria: Innovation, People management, Use [...]Read more
Today, from 8.45 am to 13.00 pm, there is a conference organised by our operating business in UK related to children and how to best protect them online.
To this purpose, O2 UK has invited different stakeholders and policymakers closely involved on privacy and protection online for children.
You can follow the discussions and debate online!
Telefónica’s expert on child protection, María José Cantarino, from the Corporate Responsability department, speaks about the Safer Internet Day and what Telefónica does for a safer internet.Read more