Report: Single European Union Patent Opposed By Seven EU Countries
Intellectual Property, Patents
September 7th, 2010
The idea of a single process to apply for and enforce patents across the European Union appeared to receive a further boost on its continuing spiral down into the dustbin of history last week as a new report surfaced that seven EU countries oppose it.
United States Ranked 23rd in Broadband Development
Broadband's Impact, International
July 26th, 2010
WASHINGTON, July 26, 2010 – According to a study released last week by Strategy Analytics, the United States ranks 23rd in its development of broadband infrastructure. It places one spot beneath the United Kingdom, which recently pushed back its goal of universal access to 2015 citing funding concerns, with smaller countries such as Lithuania and Singapore ranking several spots above it.
Broadband Escapes Europe’s Spending Ax
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, International, Wireless
May 27th, 2010
LONDON, May 27, 2010 – A new era of austerity may be dawning in Europe in the wake of the Greek debt crisis and its cascading effect on other countries in the region, but broadband is set to escape the swinging spending cuts afflicting other sectors.