# EU

Students of the International School on the Rhine (ISR) working with VR headsets on their digital lessons in Neuss, Germany, 15 December 2017. The school has been operating for a year a pilot program whereby students use VR headsets for classes, foremostly in the natural sciences. Since the start of this school year teachers and students from several grades of the ISR are also working with tables and e-books. Photo: Ina Fassbender/dpa
Students of the International School on […]

EU pushes to improve digital competency in member states

European Commission has t adopted new initiatives to improve key competences and digital skills of European citizens, to promote common values and pupils' awareness of the functioning of the European Union.
ARCHIVE - HANDOUT - A handout image provided by the Chinese National Supercomputing Center on June 20, 2016 shows the Sunway TaihuLight supercomputer at the Chinese State Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, China. The fastest computers in the world are currently in countries like China and the US. According to the Brussels EU Commission, this is not only bad for the image of the European Union. Now a catch-up is to begin. (to dpa "EU should get for a billion euros supercomputer" from 11.01.2018) ATTENTION: Only for editorial use and only when naming the source: National Supercomputing Center/NATIONAL SUPERCOMPUTING CENTER/dpa
ARCHIVE - HANDOUT - A handout image prov […]

EU plans 1-billion-euro investment in next-generation supercomputers

The European Union is investing one billion euros to develop its own supercomputer infrastructure.