European Union

The European Union (EU) is an economic and political union of 28 member states that are primarily located in Europe. The EU operates through a system of supranational independent institutions and intergovernmental negotiated decisions by the member states. Institutions of the EU include the European Commission, the Council of the European Union, the European Council, the Court of Justice of the European Union, the European Central Bank, the Court of Auditors, and the European Parliament. The European Parliament is elected every five years by EU citizens.
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  • Google fined $2.7 billion by E.U. in anti-trust ruling

    … days, they will be fined 5 percent of the daily turnover of parent company, Alphabet. “What Google has done is illegal under EU antitrust rules. It denied other companies the chance to compete on their merits and to innovate. And most importantly, it denied European consumers a genuine choice of services and the full benefits of innovation,” stated…

    Search Engine Watchin Google- 15 readers -
  • Analytics and Data Will Change Social Media in 2017

    … As we wind down the year and look back on 2016, we find that social media is on everyone’s lips–but perhaps for different reasons than we social media marketers would imagine or prefer. The discussion happening around social media at the end of the year is about responsibility and control. The outcomes of the EU Referendum in Great Britain…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 60 readers -
  • LinkedIn Names Top Influencers of 2016

    …–have made him a must-read on LinkedIn for years. His favorite posts, he says, are those that look at “how companies, households and governments are having to deal with disruptions both from above and from below.” For example: He wrote about what the U.K. and European Union may look like three years after Brexit; reflected on why low oil prices have…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 24 readers -
  • Twitter Revises Terms of Service, Privacy Policy

    … By David Cohen on Sep. 30, 2016 - 3:45 PM Twitter Friday announced revisions to its terms of service and privacy policy. The social network announced the changes via tweet (embedded below), and it offered more details in a support post: We've updated our Terms & Privacy Policy. Check out what's new:✔️https://t.co/Z9WvxIi0Yt✔️https://t.co…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Twitter- 18 readers -
  • The Problems of the Social Media Echo Chamber

    …, especially in these days of feeds and streams, the brain is wired to demand constant info-stimulus. But in a world where we have retrenched to our villages, we need a techno town crier, someone who can challenge us with information that shocks us out of our predictable feedback loop of self-validation. We nearly had it. StumbleUpon, founded in 2001…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 17 readers -
  • Facebook AI Research Partnership Program Launches

    … Facebook AI Research announced the launch of an initiative to further its efforts by donating 25 state-of-the-art graphics-processing-unit-based servers to research institutions in the European Union. FAIR announced in a blog post by director of engineering Serkan Piantino and research lead Florent Perronnin that the first donation in its…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • France Gives Facebook Three Months to Comply With Privacy Order

    … arrangements for the transferring of data expired last week. According to Reuters, the U.S. and the European Union reached a new agreement last week to replace Safe Harbor, but that pact is not yet in effect. The CNIL said in a statement, as reported by Reuters: Facebook transfers personal data to the U.S. on the basis of Safe Harbor, although…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
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