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Renowned #magic show set to put a spell on Brussels audience

Renowned #magic show set to put a spell on Brussels audience

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Do you marvel at magic … find illusions incredible? If so, a show heading for Brussels will be right up your street. Called “The Illusionists”, this touring magic spectacle been lauded as “death defying”, “dazzling” and “dizzying.” It features a rotating cast of seven magicians and is great entertainment, for young and old alike. The show, […]

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#Robots and #ArtificialIntelligence: MEPs call for EU-wide liability rules

#Robots and #ArtificialIntelligence: MEPs call for EU-wide liability rules

| February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

EU-wide rules are needed for the fast-evolving field of robotics, e.g. to enforce ethical standards or establish liability for accidents involving driverless cars, say MEPs in a resolution voted on Thursday (16 February).  MEPs ask the EU Commission to propose rules on robotics and artificial intelligence, in order to fully exploit their economic potential and […]

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2016 sees #EU cinema attendance hitting biggest high since 2004 

2016 sees #EU cinema attendance hitting biggest high since 2004 

| February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

On the occasion of the 67th Berlin International Film Festival the European Audiovisual Observatory releases its first estimates for European cinema attendance in 2016. Building on a strong 2015, the Observatory estimates that total admissions in the European Union continued to grow, increasing by 1.6% to 994 million tickets sold in 2016. This is 16 million […]

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#SID2017: ‘Be the change’ – Unite for a better internet on #SaferInternetDay

#SID2017: ‘Be the change’ – Unite for a better internet on #SaferInternetDay

| February 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Safer Internet Day 2017 is here! Taking place today, Tuesday, 7 February 2017 with a theme of ‘Be the change: Unite for a better internet’, we call upon all stakeholders to join together to make the internet a safer and better place for all, and especially children and young people. Check out the great SID […]

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The best of European #OnlineGaming

The best of European #OnlineGaming

| February 4, 2017 | 1 Comment

Online gambling sites such as British William Hill in Europe are surpassing gaming sites found with the United States. In fact, William Hill Sports is the top betting site within the United Kingdom and is one of the leading gambling sites within Europe. Their casino takes on bets on blackjack, roulette, poker, and a number […]

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Rise of the #robots: Mady Delvaux on why their use should be regulated

Rise of the #robots: Mady Delvaux on why their use should be regulated

| January 13, 2017 | 2 Comments

From drones to medical equipment, robots are increasingly becoming a part of our everyday life. But although some 1.7 million robots already exist worldwide, their use is still not properly regulated. A report being voted on today by the legal affairs committee calls on the European Commission to produce a legislative proposal to deal with […]

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#Robots: MEPs consider the legal and ethical ramifications of robotic revolution

#Robots: MEPs consider the legal and ethical ramifications of robotic revolution

| January 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

EU rules for the fast-evolving field of robotics, to settle issues such as compliance with ethical standards and liability for accidents involving driverless cars, should be put forward by the EU Commission, urged the Legal Affairs Committee on Thursday (12 January). Luxembourgish MEP Mady Delvaux (social democrat) said: “A growing number of areas of our […]

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