Smart glasses and data protection
First Technology Monitoring report of the EDPS on smart glasses.
This technology report on smart glasses and data protection aims at clarifying the state of play of smart glasses in the market, official positions on related privacy and data protection issues and future developments.
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Genocide and war crimes cases rise by 1/3 in the EU in 3 years24/05/2019 11:25:00
EU Member States are giving more priority to investigating genocide and war crimes. The number of new cases rose by a third over the last three years, with 1,430 new investigations launched in 2018.
Technical standards on the reporting of intra-group transactions & risk concentration for Financial Conglomerates24/05/2019 10:33:00
The 3 European Supervisory Authorities, the EBA, the ESMA and the EIOPA have launched a consultation on draft Implementing Technical Standards (ITSs) on the reporting of intra-group transactions and risk concentration for Financial Conglomerates.
General Data Protection Regulation: one year on23/05/2019 16:37:00
On 25 May 2019, the General Data Protection Regulation will celebrate its first year of entry into application. To mark the occasion, Andrus Ansip, Vice-President for the Digital Single Market and Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, issued a statement.
Fairness in the food supply chain: EC proposes to increase price transparency23/05/2019 15:25:00
Having banned unfair trading practices and improved producer cooperation, the EC is presenting the third element to improve fairness in the food supply chain by introducing greater transparency in the way prices are reported throughout the chain.
How to measure the condition of Europe's ecosystems?23/05/2019 14:37:00
The European Environment Agency’s (EEA) new analysis looks at how to measure the condition of Europe’s natural capital and provides a first overview of the state & trends of Europe’s ecosystems. The report also highlights the need for better data on the condition of ecosystems in Europe.
Young people and the future of work: Council conclusions23/05/2019 13:25:00
The Council has adopted conclusions on young people and the future of work. The conclusions highlight insecurity, the lack of social protection and precarious working conditions as the main problems facing young people in the current and future labour environment.
Roll-out date for safer, more aerodynamic lorry cabs confirmed by Council23/05/2019 12:37:00
Lorries with rounder cabin noses are set to make their way onto European roads from 1 September 2020, as the Council today signed off on the earlier introduction of the safer and greener design.
Council adopts remaining files on electricity market & Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators23/05/2019 12:07:00
The EU has completed the overhaul of its energy policy framework, which provides the regulatory preconditions for the transition to clean energy and sets the EU on the path towards achieving its Paris Agreement commitments.
EC welcomes Council final adoption of new rules on single-use plastics to reduce marine plastic litter22/05/2019 16:37:00
The Council of the EU has adopted the ambitious measures proposed by the EC to tackle marine litter coming from the 10 single-use plastic products most often found on European beaches, as well as abandoned fishing gear and oxo-degradable plastics.