What we learned from Cyber Europe 2012

The European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) published a new report on the largest ever pan-Europe cyber security exercise, Cyber Europe 2012, which took place last year. The goal of the exercise was to strengthen cyber crisis cooperation, preparedness and response across Europe. The entire Internet ecosystem plays an … Read more…


Transatlantic market without borders

The below opinion piece by Jim Cicconi, AT&T Senior Executive Vice President of External and Legislative Affairs, appeared in the European Voice on 7 February. A free-trade agreement between the United States and the European Union is crucial to our joint economic future. Ewa Björling, Sweden’s trade minister, recently highlighted … Read more…


Safer Internet Day: Connect with Respect

Today, we observed Safer Internet Day (SID) which is organized by Insafe in February of each year to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially among children and young people across the world. SID is celebrated in more than 90 countries worldwide, and across … Read more…


Connecting with Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs

The biggest challenges of tomorrow will be tackled by the greatest innovations of today. Earlier this month, the European Commissioner for Industry, Antonio Tajani, announced the Entrepreneurship 2020 Action Plan to help encourage economic growth and innovation. This is the first time the Commission has presented a general strategy on … Read more…



Helping Slovakia Students Imagine Their Possibilities

AT&T has a long history of innovation including eight Nobel Prize winners and an average of two new patents each and every day. To continue being a world leader in innovation, we must invest now to ensure a robust and well educated future talent pipeline. AT&T is committed to helping students see … Read more…


Asthma Sufferers Benefit from IP Technology

The World Health Organization estimates that some 235 million people currently suffer from asthma. Today, AT&T is proactively working in its labs to develop an asthma trigger sensor using IP technology. Who knew IP technology had such unexpected benefits? AT&T Labs researchers are developing a sensor that can alert asthma … Read more…



EU & US Declaration: Making the Internet Safer for Children

We would like to commend European Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes and the U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano for signing a Joint Declaration in London recently, committing to make the Internet a safer and better place for children. In the Declaration, both parties: Agree to implement joint campaigns … Read more…


Hanging Up 1930s Regulations on International Calling

AT&T began transatlantic telephone service, initially between the U.S. and London in 1927. The conversations crossed the Atlantic via radio – one call at a time – at a cost of $75 for the first three minutes. International calls require U.S. and foreign carriers to develop connection agreements to exchange … Read more…