Early this month, the Italian Presidency of the European Union organized the Digital Venice Summit to mark the importance of digital innovation for economic development and employment. Along with a high-level morning meeting among the Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, the European Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes, the Spanish State Secretary for Telecommunications Víctor Calvo-Sotelo, [...]Read more
“The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”: Who should bear the costs of video traffic explosion on the Internet?
Looking at its recent publication it seems that Netflix’s favorite movie, despite having produced the great “House of Cards” serie, is rather a good, old western: “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”. The Good – read: Netflix– is willing to do anything for its customers, even paying unjustified tolls to the Bad – read: [...]Read more
Last week, the European Commission (DG for Entreprise & Industry) finalised the selection of three business sectors that will be the focus of a new, year-long project to develop sector-specific guidance on the corporate responsibility to respect human rights, which forms part of the United Nations (UN) Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. The [...]Read more