State of the Cyber: 10 proposals for improving IT security in the EU

Without much fanfare, the European Commission has published a new cybersecurity strategy. Although Commission President Juncker briefly touched on the issue in his State of the Union Speech, the document was published in the EU’s document database without a news release or press conference. It’s unclear at this point whether the document was published prematurely and an […]

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European Parliament calls for Space Elevator

When I ran for the European Parliament in 2014, one of my 13 campaign issues was that the European space policy needs to be filled with new life and that a space elevator would be the perfect project to unite Europeans behind a common cause:

Reaching for the Stars Together
If we work […]

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New leak: Estonian Presidency ignored doubts by 6 Member States about the legality of censorship machine plans

Last week we learned that the Estonian Council Presidency endorses the European Commission’s plans for censorship machines – a planned law that would force online platforms to surveil all user uploads in search of copyrighted content.

Six EU member states expressed doubts about the legality of this proposal, we learn today in a new leak. Statewatch made […]

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