White House Releases Open Government Directive Mandating Transparency
December 8th, 2009
WASHINGTON, December 8, 2009 – The White House on Tuesday sent an open government directive to every federal department and agency with instructions on actions that should be taken to make their operations more open to the public, according to a blog entry from Office of Management and Budget Director Peter Orszag.
Securing New Infrastructure Will Require Watchful Eye, Experts Say
June 2nd, 2009
WASHINGTON, June 2, 2009 – Balancing privacy and security will require a delicate approach as the internet becomes more pervasive in the lives of everyday Americans, said a panel of national security policy experts on the first day of the Computers Freedom & Privacy conference at George Washington University.
Broadband TV: Temple Law Professor David Post
February 7th, 2009
WASHINGTON, February 7, 2009 – Watch David Post, author of In Search of Jefferson’s Moose: Notes on the State of Cyberspace speak with Andrew Feinberg of BroadbandCensus.com about his new book and how Thomas Jefferson might feel about the significance and importance of increased broadband penetration.
Economic Progress in India Depends Upon Rural Telecommunications
July 3rd, 2008
WASHINGTON, July 2 – In order for India’s phenomenal economic success to continue, telecommunications must be extended into rural areas, an Indian expert said during a Wednesday discussion about the growing economic clout of India.