Living in the European Ubiquitous Society

by Mika Mannermaa

Introduction

In June 1, 2005 the European Commission adopted the initiative “i2010: European Information Society 2010” to foster growth and jobs in the information society and media industries. According to the Commission i2010 is a “comprehensive strategy for modernising and deploying all EU policy instruments to encourage the development of the digital economy: regulatory instruments, research and partnerships with industry. The Commission will in particular promote high-speed and secure broadband networks offering rich and diverse content in Europe.” (continue…)

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