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Free Open Culture app with 350,000 images.

Posted 20 June 2013

Private equity firm buys majority stake in STM publisher.

Posted 20 June 2013

Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, new project sets out to evaluate MOOCs.

Posted 14 June 2013

New words have been added while others have been redefined.

Posted 14 June 2013

Survey in Scotland shows social media is becoming mainstream in the academic learning environment.

Posted 13 June 2013

UK magazine The Spectator has launched a digital archive covering its 180 year history.

Posted 10 June 2013

Funding support of £280,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund to help develop skills.

Posted 7 June 2013

Two research reports explore e-reading trends for books and magazines.

Posted 5 June 2013

Rules to "guarantee access to a full and open internet".

Posted 5 June 2013

The European online advertising market is worth €24.3bn.

Posted 1 June 2013

Policy will now include monographs and book chapters.

Posted 30 May 2013

Google has revamped Gmail by introducing a tabbed inbox feature.

Posted 30 May 2013

Almost half of EU citizens are using some e-government services.

Posted 28 May 2013

Government to provide funds to assist with the publication of over 500 new titles.

Posted 24 May 2013

German job centres told searching for benefit recipients on social networks is against the law.

Posted 24 May 2013

Social network aiming to get 'a better feel' for the French market.

Posted 23 May 2013

Yahoo has made a number of changes to the photo-sharing site.

Posted 21 May 2013

Yahoo has agreed to acquire the blogging platform for a reported $1.1 billion.

Posted 20 May 2013

Impact of new law on publishers and search engines unclear.

Posted 17 May 2013

Survey of UK academics reveals reliance on digital technologies and OA.

Posted 16 May 2013

New policy makes all publications open without a licence.

Posted 16 May 2013

French politicians are considering a tax on sales of smartphones and tablet devices.

Posted 15 May 2013

Lucky Sort the latest data-focused company acquired by Twitter.

Posted 14 May 2013

Eurapp project will form part of EC's Startup Europe initiative.

Posted 9 May 2013

Company announces purchase of music discovery app.

Posted 7 May 2013

Increased revenues and mobile usage.

Posted 7 May 2013

The social media giant's revenues increased by 38% year on year to $1.46bn.

Posted 2 May 2013

The European Commission has revealed concessions offered by Google.

Posted 25 April 2013

Russia's largest internet company holds 61% of search market.

Posted 25 April 2013

Soundcloud and SwiftKey chosen as overall winners.

Posted 25 April 2013

Service now covering 50 countries.

Posted 24 April 2013

UKSG and JISC invite tenders for a research study on the impact of library discovery technology on e-content usage.

Posted 24 April 2013

Google fined €145,000 for privacy violations.

Posted 22 April 2013

New app will facilitate social music sharing.

Posted 18 April 2013

Librarians in Estonia are working together to influence intellectual property reform.

Posted 18 April 2013

Continued growth will take Appstore to nearly 200 countries.

Posted 17 April 2013

UK-based company suing Google over 'manipulation' of search results.

Posted 12 April 2013

UKeiG is now seeking the 2013 nominations for award in the field of information retrieval.

Posted 11 April 2013

Google Play Music has gone live in Europe, Australia and New Zealand.

Posted 11 April 2013

Publishing giant has bought the research collaboration platform.

Posted 9 April 2013

Six institutions to act as legal deposit libraries for UK's digital content.

Posted 5 April 2013

Data protection agencies will now begin formal investigations of Google's privacy policy.

Posted 3 April 2013

De Gruyter will offer 100 titles for Open Access through crowdfunder Unglue.it

Posted 3 April 2013

The Editor and his entire editorial board have resigned citing 'restrictive' authors' agreement.

Posted 30 March 2013

Media companies in Portugal seeking payment for content.

Posted 28 March 2013

The Swedish Language Council has removed a buzz word from its annual list after 'pressure' from Google.

Posted 26 March 2013

€5m fund to help independent booksellers.

Posted 25 March 2013

QR codes will connect people to multimedia content.

Posted 22 March 2013

YouTube has announced that it has a billion unique visitors using its site every month.

Posted 21 March 2013

Competition to create relevant educational applications.

Posted 20 March 2013