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22nd Jan 2018

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EU's new digital commissioner 'is online everyday'

Gunther Oettinger, the EU's new digital commissioner, has expressed his joy with the internet in an interview with Passauer Neue Presse. "I am online every day. Sometimes I enter appointments in my iPhone calendar to keep the overview. When I look for information, I look it up on the Net."

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