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|1961:|| EPG: Electronic Program Guides|
" ...Google, as well as MSN, as well as Yahoo are working on indexing media files. [Everyone knows] there are far more channels out there than will ever fit on one remote control. Someone, somewhere has got to organize all that information and provide a neat interface for consumers from which they can consume what they like when they like. "
|SEM Research Topics||Dec 22, 2004|
|1962:|| EU Advisors Say Search Engines Must Cut Data Retention Time|
"The officials decided after a two-day meeting in Brussels that the maximum time for keeping search data is six months."
|General Search Engine Marketing Issues||Apr 6, 2008|
|1963:|| EU Considers Resolutions To Split Up Google's Operations|
"The European Parliament is preparing a non-binding resolution that proposes splitting Google Inc's search engine operations in Europe..."
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Nov 23, 2014|
|1964:|| EU Copyright Proposals are a Concern for European Digital Rights Groups|
"Copyright remains in flux world wide, but especially in the EU."
|Content, Writing and Copyright||Sept 12, 2017|
|1965:|| EU Court Backs Users' 'Right to be Forgotten' on Google|
The European Union Court of Justice said links to "irrelevant" and outdated data should be erased on request.
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||May 13, 2014|
|1966:|| EU Court Rules Against Anti-Piracy Filtering System|
In its judgement the ECJ ruled that a system would be a "serious infringement" of Netlog's freedom to conduct its business "since it would require Netlog to install a complicated, costly, permanent computer system at its own expense".[br][br]But it also said there was a risk of infringing rights to the protection of personal data, as a filtering system would require "the identification, systematic analysis and processing of information connected with the profiles created on the social network".
|Content, Writing and Copyright||Feb 16, 2012|
|1967:|| EU Court Rules Skype Name Cannot Be Registered: Too Similar to Sky UK|
An EU Court rules Skype's name is so similar to the broadcaster Sky's that there will be public confusion between the two!
|Webmaster General||May 6, 2015|
|1968:|| EU Court Throws Out Microsoft's Antitrust Appeal|
"The court upheld a record $689 million fine imposed on Microsoft as part of the original decision."
|Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/10)||Sept 17, 2007|
|1969:|| EU Court Upholds Microsoft's Antitrust Fine, Reduced Slightly To $1.12 Billion|
Europe's second highest court has upheld a competition ruling against Microsoft saying it "essentially upholds the Commission's decision".
|Microsoft Corporate||June 27, 2012|
|1970:|| EU Executive Rejects Calls For Online Music Rules|
"A demand from European Union lawmakers to regulate how authors and composers receive cash for downloaded works has been rejected by the bloc's executive arm."
|Webmaster General||Nov 18, 2007|
|1971:|| EU Extends Google DoubleClick Inquiry Deadline|
"The time limit for a decision on the $3.1 billion deal was moved back so proposed remedies to possible competition problems could be tested, a spokeswoman for the European Commission said."
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Oct 22, 2007|
|1972:|| EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and Analytics cookies|
The new General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR is meant to protect the privacy, but it looks like it could be a nightmare for webmasters whose sites have dealings with citizens of the EU.
|Website Analytics - Tracking and Logging||Nov 17, 2017|
|1973:|| EU Gives the Go Ahead for Google DoubleClick|
"European Union regulators cleared Google Inc.'s $3.1 billion bid for online ad tracker DoubleClick, saying the deal will not hurt competition for online ads."
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Mar 11, 2008|
|1974:|| EU Investigating Google Over Allegations Of Rival Sites Being Demoted In SERPs|
"He appeared to accept Google's arguments that it is hard to behave as a monopoly on the web, saying the fluid nature of the Internet may make it more difficult for powerful companies to elbow out other companies in new markets."
|Google SEO News and Discussion||July 7, 2010|
|1975:|| EU Laws 'will hit online trade'|
"European Union laws on cross-border trade will hurt online sales and may cause legal chaos, UK business leaders have warned."
|Ecommerce||Jan 22, 2007|
|1976:|| EU Might Require Microsoft to Bundle Other Browsers|
"The EU tried an unbundling strategy with Microsoft before, and that effort failed miserably."
|Microsoft Corporate||June 2, 2009|
|1977:|| EU Regulator Says It May Seek Global Rules For Google|
The European antitrust chief said Wednesday that any changes Google offered to settle concerns that it might be tilting Internet search results in its favor should be applied worldwide.
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||July 27, 2012|
|1978:|| EU Rejects ACTA-Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement|
The rejection vote followed a failed attempt to postpone the decision because of ongoing investigations into Acta by the European Court of Justice.[br][br]Euro MP David Martin said: "It's time to give (Acta) its last rites."
|Content, Writing and Copyright||July 4, 2012|
|1979:|| EU To Charge Microsoft Over 2009 Browser Choice Breach|
EU regulators are preparing to charge Microsoft Corp for failing to comply with a 2009 ruling ordering it to offer users a choice of web browsers, the EU's antitrust chief said on Thursday.
|Microsoft Corporate||Sept 27, 2012|
|1980:|| EU To Investigate U.S. Online Gambling Crackdown|
"The European Union launched an investigation on Monday into whether U.S. prosecutions of foreign online gambling companies were discriminatory, possibly paving the way for action at the World Trade Organization."
|Foo||Mar 11, 2008|
|1981:|| EU Votes To Split Up Google's Services|
The EU's Parliament approves a motion to support the break up of Google's services.
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Nov 27, 2014|
|1982:|| EU Wakes Up To Annoyance of "Cookie Law"|
That annoying EU directive over cookies is being reconsidered, at last, and cookie provision streamlining is proposed.
|UK Search and Internet Marketing News||Jan 12, 2017|
|1983:|| EU Wants Response From UK Over Phorm Ad System|
"EU commissioner Viviane Reding has asked the UK government to clarify whether the Phorm system is in breach of European data laws."
|Foo||Aug 6, 2008|
|1984:|| EU fines Microsoft $1.4 billion For Defying Sanctions|
"The European Union fines Microsoft for defying sanctions imposed on it for anti-competitive behaviour."
|Microsoft Corporate||Feb 27, 2008|
|1985:|| EU hits Microsoft with new fine: Euro280.5 million ($357 million)|
"The European Union today fined Microsoft Euro280.5 million ($357 million) for failing to obey a 2004 antitrust ruling and has threatened new fines of Euro3 million a day starting on July 31."
|Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/10)||July 12, 2006|
|1986:|| EU to Vote on New Software Patent Law|
"European lawmakers are preparing to vote on a directive which could protect companies' computerised inventions."
|Webmaster General||July 9, 2005|
|1987:|| EU: Airline Web Sites Must Improve Or Be Closed|
"Over 200 European Web sites selling airline tickets, including many run by leading airlines, are misleading to consumers and will be shut down if they do not improve, the European Union's consumer chief said on Wednesday."
|Webmaster General||Nov 14, 2007|
|1988:|| EU: Search Engines Must Comply With EU Rules|
"European data privacy regulators said Thursday that Internet search engines based outside Europe must also comply with EU rules on how a person's Internet address or search history is stored."
|Webmaster General||Feb 21, 2008|
|1989:|| EURid Puts Over 73,000 .eu Domains On Hold|
"EURid, the non profit organisation operating the Internet top level domain .eu, has suspended 74 000 .eu domain names and has sued 400 registrars for breach of contract. This move was prompted by abusive behavior from a syndicate of registrars who have systematically acquired domain names with the obvious intent of selling them. In the domain name business this is called warehousing and is not permitted."
|Domain Names||July 24, 2006|
|1990:|| EarthCam Search Engine Announces Top Web Cams for 2005|
"...has released its seventh annual list of the world's most interesting webcams. This year's Top 25 Most Interesting Webcams includes a global cornucopia of images from countries..."
|Alternative Search Engines||Dec 27, 2005|
|1991:|| EarthLink & Google win San Francisco Wi-Fi bid|
"EarthLink and Google have been tabbed as the most viable bidders to blanket San Francisco with a Wi-Fi network, based on a review by the city's Department of Telecommunications and Information Services, or DTIS."
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Apr 6, 2006|
|1992:|| Earthlink Introduces Spyware Blocker|
First major US ISP to take a stand against spyware.
|Webmaster General||Oct 8, 2003|
|1993:|| Easiest and Best Way to Stop mailto: spam?|
"We have published our email addresses on our web sites for almost 10 years using simple mailto: or forms. In the past year, the amount of spam has become intolerable. "
|HTML||Nov 18, 2002|
|1994:|| Easy way for client to post images online?|
"I have a client who provides location scouting services and needs to make images available to his clients online. I´m trying to come up with an easy way for him to do this..."
|HTML||Mar 11, 2002|
|1995:|| Ebay Anti-fraud Forum Hit By Fraudsters?|
"Ebay says the information was not acquired through a breach of its security and suggests it was likely obtained through phishing or account takeovers. The company also says that the credit card details displayed do not match those on either its own or PayPals servers."
|Webmaster General||Sept 26, 2007|
|1996:|| Ebay Forms Affiliate Network: eBay Partner Network|
"The new platform will go live on April 1st, 2008 PST, at which point eBay will no longer be running its affiliate program through Commission Junction."
|Affiliates||Mar 17, 2008|
|1997:|| Ebay Pulls Ads from Google AdWords Network in USA|
"EBay has pulled all of its paid search ads from Google AdWords network in the U.S in an eyebrow-raising move ..."
|Google AdWords||June 13, 2007|
|1998:|| Ebay To Ban Google Checkout|
"Starting next July, eBay will no longer let Google provide transaction checkout services on eBay Web sites. It won't allow any checkout service except its own PayPal-featured service. Google Checkout doesn't offer PayPal."
|Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Sept 1, 2010|
|1999:|| Ebay To Launch New Contextual System||Affiliates||June 11, 2006|
|2000:|| Ecomm up 20% - One Week Spending Record Shattered|
Despite a sluggish US economy, online consumers spent a staggering $2.2 billion (USD) from Dec 1 to Dec 7. All reports indicate that ecomm this christmas is up over 20 to 25% over last year.
|Ecommerce||Dec 18, 2002|