“I shouldn’t state, yet I need to state it – despite everything I don’t have a cell phone,” the 62-year-old told a news meeting.
The carefree admission came as he propelled the EU administration of advanced insightful Estonia.
Mr Juncker clowned that the nation’s Prime Minister Juri Ratas had “sent me, as in the nineteenth Century, a postcard welcoming me to Tallinn”.
As per EU sources, Mr Juncker’s phone of decision is an old Nokia portable.
The EU boss is a previous leader of Luxembourg, however said that with such technophobic inclinations, he “couldn’t end up noticeably head administrator of Estonia; this would be absolutely incomprehensible”.
Estonia is one of the world’s most carefully associated nations, and was the first to present internet voting.
It would like to push advanced issues as a feature of its six-month stretch as leader of the EU, which starts on Saturday.
Has room schedule-wise now wanted web voting?
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Tech matters should impart space to the problems that are begging to be addressed of Brexit and relocation, nonetheless.
Mr Juncker’s confirmation comes 10 years after Apple presented the iPhone, getting a worldwide insurgency under way.
But then, he is not by any means the only political heavyweight opposing the walk of innovation.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has driven Germany since 2005, still does not have a Twitter account.