July 10, 2013
Economics rose to prominence in the 20th Century in part because its practitioners argued they could “predict the weather.” But the reality is quite different.
July 9, 2013
Daniel Castro highlights the case of a 10-year-old girl whose parents had to file a federal lawsuit in order to get her a lung transplant.
July 1, 2013
New rules for online child privacy are misguided and could prevent websites and developers from creating new, child-friendly services.
July 1, 2013
"The new COPPA rules are an example of regulators putting privacy ahead of innovation," says Daniel Castro. “Unfortunately, in this case, it's hard to see how children come out ahead."
June 26, 2013
A discussion of ITIF’s report Drilling for Innovation: Funding Clean Energy R&D with Oil and Gas Revenue
Tech News World
May 15, 2014
The FCC has given preliminary approval to a controversial new approach to Net neutrality
May 14, 2014
It is already clear that businesses and cities can benefit from connected machines in tangible ways.
May 2, 2014
Daniel Castro commended the administration for its efforts, but said the report is a “reminder that we have a long way to go before Washington gets over its fear of big data.”
E Pluribus Unum
April 28, 2014
“With this legislation, big data is finally coming of age in the federal government,” says Daniel Castro.
April 23, 2014
Doug Brake argues broadband adoption needs to be as important a component of policy as access.