Tag Archives: ICT

DIGITAL NEWS FROM EU 1

“There are some big decisions to make.” US Ambassador to the EU, Gordon Sondland, speaking about Huawei, September 4 2019. HUAWEI. The plot is thickening, with fresh accusations and counter-accusations. Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei have accused the US government of hacking … Continue reading

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DICTAROSHIPS CANT HAVE A HUMAN BEHAVIOUR

Governance Principles for the New Generation Artificial Intelligence–Developing Responsible Artificial Intelligence Responsible Artificial Intelligence National Governance Committee for the New Generation Artificial Intelligence The global development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) has reached a new stage, with features such as cross-disciplinary … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM EC(b)

(being continued from 28/07/2019) D)COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS Unleashing the Potential of Cloud Computing in Europe 1.           Introduction ‘Cloud computing’ in simplified … Continue reading

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NEWS FROM EC(a)

A)Drafting EU law? Take ICT aspects into account and use ICT Impact Assessment Guidelines Are you a policy officer drafting EU legislation, which may entail information and communication technology aspects? Or you work in the IT or Impact Assessment capability of your … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (XII)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM    17/08/15) 10. Mode 83 Interviewees: • Yves Sibilaud, Mode83, director. Abstract: . Mode83 is a non‐profit organisation resource centre dedicated to local development through ICT. Mode 83 runs a range of initiatives for different kind of public, … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (XI)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM    11/11/14) 9.Learning and Skills Network – MoLeNET and GoMobile! Interviewees:•Elizabeth Horne, Head of Sector of Schools and Local Authorities at LSN;•Dr. Geoff Foot, an LSN Programme Manager for eLearning and Technology and leader of the Support and … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (X)

(CONTINUED FROM   23/02/14) 8.Internet Terjeszteseert Alapitvany – WiFi VillageInterviewees:•Matyas Nagy, ITA, Project Manager;•Andras Nyiro, ITA, President. Abstract: the initiative aims to provide access points and training in several rural settlements across the country.The WiFi Village initiative (previously known as Login) … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (IX)

(CONTINUED FROM   30/05/13 ) 7.2 COMPUTER CLUBHOUSE Interviewees: •Ciaran McGuinness, Computer Clubhouse Dublin, coordinator; •Janice Feighery, Computer Clubhouse Dublin, coordinator. Abstract: the clubhouse is a worldwide initiative launched by Intel to provide a creative and safe after‐school learning environment for … Continue reading

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LIVING ON A CLOUD with some objections (Dlast)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  12/11/12) Software DeploymentWith cloud computing offering increasing abstraction of the underlying hardware, a  related, but separate, set of decisions must be made concerning how the software and  applications are deployed on cloud infrastructure. The cloud computing model … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (VIII)

(CONTINUED FROM   9/11/12 ) IMPLEMENTATION AND SELF‐REPORTED RESULTS ʹClick On It Grandmaʹ programme relies on a computer learning course for senior citizens developed by BCC. The programme provides practice‐oriented e‐skills learning and training courses that have been designed for and … Continue reading

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LIVING ON A CLOUD with some objections (C)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  20/03/12) Cloud Computing Defined“It’s one of the foundations of the next generation of  computing. . .. It’s a world where the network is the platformfor all computing, where everything we think of as  a computer today is … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (VII)

(CONTINUED FROM   10/03/12 ) ANNEX I: REVISED CASE STUDIES’ ANALYSIS 1.Barclays – Reasonable Adjustment Scheme Interviewees: 2•Clare Harty, Barclays UK, Diversity and Inclusion Manager. Abstract: Barclays implemented a fully integrated scheme that allows employees from any sector of the company … Continue reading

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e-Democracy: Small is Beautiful? (B last)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  3/05/12)   THE END Frank Bannister ,Neasa Walsh Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland

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LIVING ON A CLOUD with some objections (B)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  20/08/11) Compelling New Opportunities: The Cloud EcosystemBut cloud computing isn’t just about a proliferation of Xen image stacks on a restrictedhandful of infrastructure providers. It’s also about an emerging ecosystem of complementaryservices that provide computing resources such … Continue reading

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e‐Inclusion initiatives from private and non‐profit European entities (VI)

(CONTINUED FROM   22/08/11 ) 3.2.Final policy recommendations Stemming from the results of the consultation mentioned above and from the cross‐analysis of the case studies in Section 2, Figure 8 below aims to graphically describe the interrelations between the recommendations that … Continue reading

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