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Spain: Invests 330 Million Euros To Expand Ultra-Fast Internet Access In Learning Centres

An agreement was signed Monday to enable more than 16,500 Spanish public-funded primary and secondary schools to start enjoying ultra-fast Internet access. Over 6.5 million pupils will benefit from this investment. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said this is “a firm commitment to modernizing our education system at a national level.” Rajoy stressed that investing […]

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Euro bills


Spain: 3.94 Billion Euros In Support Of SME Research And Innovation

“At a time like the present, European funds represent a great opportunity to drive the growth of the Spanish economy and, in particular, job creation”. These were the words of the State Secretary for Budget and Expenditure, Marta Fernández Currás, during the presentation of the Smart Growth Operational Programme 2014-2020, endowed with 3.94 billion euros, […]

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European Union flag


Experts Stress Role Of Cyber Defense In Europe’s Security

On 25-26 March, during the conference on “Cyber Defense in Europe” experts discussed cyber security issues and concluded that the role of cyber defense should be adequately evaluated regarding the current security environment. Dr. Katrin Suder, the State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry of Defense emphasized the growing importance of cyber defense for the […]

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INTERPOL Identifies Malware Threat To Virtual Currencies

INTERPOL cyber threat researchers have identified a threat to the blockchain in virtual transactions which could result in their being embedded with malware or other illegal data, including child abuse images. Depending on the cryptocurrency and its protocols, there is a fixed open space on the blockchain – the public ‘ledger’ of transactions – where […]