March 24, 2015
An interest rate hike would be “extremely bad” for the economy as a whole, in no small part because it would increase the value of the U.S. dollar, says Robert Atkinson.
March 23, 2015
The targeting of encryption services by intelligence agencies could have disastrous consequences for privacy and competitiveness.
March 19, 2015
Gov. Chris Christie signed a bill allowing the electric carmaker to open four dealerships in the state.
March 17, 2015
A new Center for Data Innovation report argues that an international agreement designed to improve government data practices has had mixed results.
March 14, 2015
Rob Atkinson praised Rhode Island’s proposed innovation voucher program to help small businesses buy research and development support and technical assistance.
February 25, 2015
With the agency's vote coming up, some say Congress should move forward with its own plan.
February 19, 2015
Two lawmakers have introduced a resolution that enables Congress members to vote and participate in committee hearings via the Internet.
Tech News World
February 17, 2015
The NSA may be behind The Equation Group, creators of malware that defies the most-effective security measures currently available.
News and Observer
February 10, 2015
The U.S. is losing its edge in innovation, says Robert Atkinson.
February 9, 2015
Four states won dubious 'anti-technology awards' for preventing Tesla Motors from selling its cars directly
Car dealers have succeeded in persuading state legislatures to pass a wide array of anti-consumer laws that protect car dealers at the expense of consumers, says Robert Atkinson.