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
January 21, 2014
The Data Innovation Day Washington Policy Conference featured a review of the Open Data 500, a list of companies powered by open government data including Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway.
January 19, 2014
NSA efforts to undermine encryption standards were one of the main controversial issues not addressed in the President’s speech on Friday.
January 17, 2014
The U.S. government needs to renounce the introduction of back doors and other vulnerabilities into commercial products, says Daniel Castro.
January 15, 2014
"The question now is, do you trust all the components attached to your computer?" asked Daniel Castro.
E Commerce Times
January 13, 2014
Daniel Castro argues substantial reforms to surveillance program are need to restore the public trust.