Europe’s online shops to open their borders

Online shoppers should be able to shop around for the best deals across the EU

The European Parliament voted overwhelmingly to end cross-border blocking as used by many retailers.

However, hopes of being able to open up TV access – sweeping away content restrictions on BBC iPlayer, Sky, Netflix, Spotify or streamed TV sports for a big event – fell flat due to copyright problems but there is a review in two ...

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