If you live in the Netherlands, you'll no longer have to be tied to a specific carrier, as it becomes the first country to legalize carrier-free SIM cards.
The video-streaming company ranks the European country No. 1 when it comes to streaming speed, thanks to its Internet service providers.
As planned, the streaming video service spreads to the Netherlands, the latest move in an international expansion that has Netflix betting the bank.
The move into the Low Country marks a continuing expansion of the streaming video service into Europe, with coverage that ranges from Finland to Ireland and even Malta.
Pilot project will give home owners off-peak and sun-peak options to see if they're willing to be flexible on energy usage in exchange for energy savings and sustainability.
Local rival Hyves is too dominant for the News Corp.-owned social network to make the impact that it hoped to, Dutch news outlets report.
While the Netherlands means well in its attempt to foster open source adoption, the management of its policy may actually be hurting open source uptake, not helping it.
Ambassador Clifford Sobel speaks with ZDNet's Dan Farber at the High Tech Connections symposium in Silicon Valley. Formerly the chairman of Internet telephony company Net2Phone, Sobel said the Netherlands is focusing investment capital and resources on three areas: embedded systems, nanotechnology and broadband.
What works for Europe may not translate to the U.S.
Want to stroll the Strand in London without actually getting any exercise? Street View spreads to more a few more parts of Europe.