Issues

August 9, 2013
Why would the government want to tax Internet access when, according to the McKinsey Global Institute, the Internet accounts for 3.8 percent of U.S. GDP?

August 9, 2013
Blaming free trade for U.S. economic woes does not account for the difficulty of operating in a global marketplace increasingly dominated by mercantilism.

August 7, 2013
Hadoop has been the industry standard for scalable data processing applications for several years, so why does a search for “Hadoop” on USAJOBS.gov return zero results?

August 7, 2013
Stephen Ezell presented at the 2013 ALEC conference in Chicago.

August 7, 2013
As America prepares to retire the public telephone network that served us so well for nearly 100 years, we need to take stock of the broadband networks that have taken its place.

August 7, 2013
Ric Young with Voice of Russia radio talks with Daniel Castro about what web users can do to protect themselves from hackers and how the TOR project is advising people how to stay safe online.

August 6, 2013
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Video Introduction

August 6, 2013
Early morning intro before heading over to SLAC National Accelerator - the world’s longest linear particle accelerator (2-miles long!).

August 5, 2013
The U.S. cloud computing industry could lose $22 to $35 billion over the next three years due to PRISM.

August 5, 2013
The Global Alliance aims to foster an unencumbered environment of widespread data sharing.