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June 19, 2015

More Spectrum Needed to Avoid Wireless Traffic Jams


If the FCC would reallocate more of its time and resources to releasing spectrum and less of it to micromanaging the broadband industry, that would be a win-win for the U.S. economy.

June 2, 2015

Digital Discrimination


In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes. Thanks to the inaction of Congress, taxes are multiple, discriminatory, and certain in the digital world.

May 27, 2015

Decrypting Government's Plan to Further Erode Our Privacy and Security


We should not be forced to keep our doors unlocked and leave our data and families with no protection, so that government may stroll in at will, yet that is what the government wants.

April 23, 2015

A Down-Payment On Americans' Electronic Privacy


Updating ECPA for the Internet Age would allow Congress to show that it is sensitive to Americans’ privacy concerns and to reaffirm our Fourth Amendment protections. 

February 26, 2015

Let Us Talk of Many (Internet of) Things


Regulating before we even understand if regulations are needed, what ends regulations might serve, what the challenges might be, or even a useful definition of what would be regulated would be foolish at best, and likely to impede innovation.

February 5, 2015

Why the Internet Has Been Such a Failure


Now the Obama administration is turning its attention to solving the puzzle of why the Internet has been such a massive disappointment.

January 15, 2015

A Truer Value of Art and Culture


We all benefit when artists and creators invent, write, film and imagine. It’s also true that we all lose when piracy, whether via hacking or other means, is left to run rampant. 

December 12, 2014

Travel is About to Get More Taxing


Creating a different set of tax laws, different from those already in place for hotels or services, is moving in the wrong direction.

November 20, 2014

The U.S. Senate Voted to Oppose Freedom


Technology is a tool that can be used for good or evil, to empower the state or empower the people. We must choose continued individual liberty.

 

November 14, 2014

'Lame Duck' Internet Betrayal?


Imagine the surprise that online customers will receive when the lame duck Senate massively expands government power via the Internet.

 

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