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Could Free Wi-Fi Be Coming to YOUR Neighborhood?

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The federal government is hatching a plan to bring free wi-fi to your neighoborhood – and many neighborhoods across the United States – according to this report by The Washington Post’s Cecilia Kang. The heavenly view is that this would open up a world of innovation, and level the playing field for those who can’t Continue Reading

U.S. Companies Lobbying Against Europe’s Privacy Proposals

European regulators are trying to pass legislation that would more stringently protect the privacy of citizens by restricting what companies can do with data.  According to this New York Times article, companies from Silicon Valley (and perhaps other US companies) are trying to block the legislation – as it goes much further than U.S. government Continue Reading