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Exclusive: Europe prepares for mobile network outages

Exclusive: Europe prepares for mobile network outages

PARIS/STOCKHOLM/MILAN, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Once unthinkable, mobile phones could die out this winter in Europe if power cuts or energy rationing disrupt parts of mobile networks in the region. Russia’s decision to cut off gas supplies via Europe’s key supply route following the conflict in Ukraine has increased the risk of power shortages. In …

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Europe plans to make ‘Big Tech’ pay for building the internet

When binge-watching became a universal pastime at the height of the pandemic, one of Europe’s top executives called Netflix’s CEO and co-founder and told him to escalate his product. Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton wanted Netflix to reduce the quality of its videos to free up bandwidth, fearing European networks would be strained. Reed Hastings …

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New bone fragility diagnostic device approved for sale in Europe

New bone fragility diagnostic device approved for sale in Europe

A new diagnostic device for bone fragility invented by the University Hospitals of Geneva (HUG) and the University of Geneva (UNIGE) has obtained marketing authorization in the European Economic Area and in Switzerland. Licensed by Northern Irish company ProAxsis, it launched this summer. The device is based on a new approach for assessing bone quality …

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