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About Frontiers Frontiers Research Network The Frontiers Research Network is a rapidly growing research network for all academic communities. It includes the world's leading scientists, academics, clinicians, researchers and more. Launched in 2012, the Frontiers Research Network combines the user-friendly and multi-media approaches of online social networking with the extensive content produced by our authors, editors and high-profile academic users every day. The network disseminates updates about publications, conferences and events, video lectures, scientific blogs and news, ebooks and so much more and is fully integrated with our open-access community journals.

First Look: EU–U.S. Privacy Shield On February 29, 2016, and after more than two years of negotiations with the U.S. Department of Commerce, the European Commission released its draft Decision on the adequacy of the new EU–U.S. Privacy Shield program, accompanied by new information on how the Program will work. The Privacy Shield documentation is significantly more detailed than that associated with its predecessor, the EU-U.S. Statistics - Themes Go directly to Navigation, Catalogues, Themes, Main content, Footer section This site is part of EUROPA All EU publications YOU are looking for! Comics This is a comic about the backfire effect. The first big expansion pack of Exploding Kittens is now shipping. It contains 20 game-changing cards, along with a human-sized cone of shame. I made a new thing.

Here's What U.S. Firms Will Have To Do Under EU Privacy Shield Deal The U.S. and EU have published the final text of their much-vaunted new Privacy Shield deal, which is supposed to ensure Europeans have adequate data-protection rights when U.S. companies import their personal data. The deal places major new obligations on those companies, which range from tech firms to many other kinds of multinationals. As reported on the weekend, a major new part of this agreement is that U.S. intelligence services will have to adhere to new limits and oversight mechanisms when using Europeans’ data. The lack of these safeguards is what sunk the Safe Harbor agreement, the predecessor to Privacy Shield. Europeans will also get new ways to complain in the U.S. about their data being misused. The U.S.

Book - The Trouble With Europe By Roger Bootle ‘The EU is the most important thing that stands between Europe and success.’ Six decades ago Europe’s leaders had a noble dream: to prevent another terrible war, and to act as a beacon of co-operation rather than conflict. The European Economic Community eventually became the European Union, and so began a seemingly inevitable march towards a federal super-state, culminating in the creation of the totemic single currency: the Euro. The European Union is now at a crossroads. Its original objectives, the logic of existing relationships and monetary union, are pushing it towards full political union – some sort of United States of Europe, at least of the Eurozone.

Happy Birthday, Brain Pickings: 7 Things I Learned in 7 Years of Reading, Writing, and Living by Maria Popova Reflections on how to keep the center solid as you continue to evolve. UPDATE: The fine folks of Holstee have turned these seven learnings into a gorgeous letterpress poster inspired by mid-century children’s book illustration. On October 23, 2006, I sent a short email to a few friends at work — one of the four jobs I held while paying my way through college — with the subject line “brain pickings,” announcing my intention to start a weekly digest featuring five stimulating things to learn about each week, from a breakthrough in neuroscience to a timeless piece of poetry. “It should take no more than 4 minutes (hopefully much less) to read,” I promised. This was the inception of Brain Pickings.

The new EU - US Privacy Shield - Data protection and privacy global insights By Lucy Tucker View Lucy Tucker's profile The European Commission has today issued the texts forming part of its draft adequacy decision, and which will form the new EU - U.S. Privacy Shield framework.

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