Featured News

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

Research report predicts 11% growth in ecommerce across Europe.

Posted 14 March 2013

Latest OA papers resulting from agreement between IFLA and Emerald are now available.

Posted 13 March 2013

ONS includes 'growing market' of e-books.

Posted 13 March 2013

German-language e-book subscription database covers multiple disciplines.

Posted 13 March 2013

Springer's historic book collection now includes 28,000 German-language titles.

Posted 13 March 2013

Online petition to support the EC's draft data protection regulations.

Posted 12 March 2013

Expansion of Archive function includes several European languages.

Posted 11 March 2013

Inclusion of Bulgaria and enhanced views of UK.

Posted 7 March 2013

Swedish Axiell Group has acquired Dutch firm Adlib Information Systems.

Posted 6 March 2013

A major European initiative sets out to bridge the digital skills gap.

Posted 5 March 2013

Open Data: Germany launches National Data Portal.

Posted 4 March 2013

Annual safety monitor report reveals cybercrime trends.

Posted 4 March 2013

German partners releasing the Tolino - an e-reader to compete with the Kindle and Kobo.

Posted 4 March 2013

Chrome is the only browser to lose market share so far in 2013.

Posted 1 March 2013

Google and Spanish data protection authority have appeared at the European Court.

Posted 28 February 2013

De Gruyter has acquired two Germany academic publishers.

Posted 26 February 2013

Oxfam has donated 70 years of archive material to the Bodleian Library in Oxford.

Posted 26 February 2013

PayPal is set to launch its 'Here' mobile payment service in Europe.

Posted 22 February 2013