DIGITAL ECONOMY & SOCIETY
Europe's digital revolution – from smartphones to ultra-high-speed internet, the app economy and research into future and emerging technologies– is driven largely by technological and market innovation. The EU has played a vital supporting role by:
- defining European telecoms rules
- standing up for consumers
- setting technical standards
- supporting research & innovation.
(source : http://europa.eu/pol/infso/index_en.htm)