Belgium's regulator is just one of a number in Europe that aren't happy with Facebook's new data use policy.
The latest tech news from Belgium and the Netherlands.
Martin began his IT career in 1998 covering games and gadgets, only to discover that the scope of his interests extended far beyond that. Ironically, where he used to cover 'anything with a plug', he now focuses on the wireless world. A self-pronounced Apple enthusiast who can't live without his Windows PC, he writes tech news, reviews and tutorials for the Dutch market and stories about flying elephants for his two sons.
IBM has opened its thirteenth new datacenter in 10 months, this time bolstering its capacity in western Europe with a new facility the Netherlands.
Belgian cable company Telent will take the third-placed operator off KPN's hands.
The beta of iOS 8.3 suggests that Apple's personal assistant will soon be speaking in several new languages.
Belgian academics find that Facebook's aversion to opt-in settings could mean its new data policy contravenes European legislation on a number of fronts.
A number of Dutch government websites went dark yesterday after an online assault.
ARM has acquired another Internet of Things startup that will improve the security of its mbed OS.
The Dutch watchdog has handed down its first fines, to Vodafone and KPN, for failing to uphold neutrality law.
The former European commissioner for the digital agenda is now the Netherlands' startup cheerleader in chief.
The search giant's €600m datacentre in the Netherlands will take up one wind farm's output for the next ten years.
The Dutch telco has bought out its joint venture partner, becoming sole owner of the fibre broadband provider.
Data collected by the likes of the NSA in a manner that would be forbidden in the Netherlands can still be used by the country's government, according to a recent court ruling.
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