Better Broadband Better Lives

Tag archive

Spotify

White House Cybersecurity Czar Highlights Escalation Paths for Cyberdefense, Highlights ‘Risk-Management’

in Broadband's Impact/Cybersecurity by

ASPEN, August 17, 2015 –┬áThe Technology Policy Institute’s Aspen 2015 Forum opened here on Sunday night with a focus on the increasing prominence that cybersecurity threats play in core national defense matters.

“A greater and greater percentage of the president’s daily briefings is taken up with cybersecurity threats,” said Michael Daniel, special assistant to the president and cybersecurity coordinator, speaking at the mountain resort here in a question-and-answer session with Alan Raul, a partner and global coordinator for privacy and data security with the law firm of Sidley Austin.

Embedded image permalink

Michael Daniel, White House Cybersecurity Czar, and Alan Raul, at Aspen.

[more…]

Keep Reading

House Committee: Convergence is Common in Communications Industries, So Why Not Regulatory Convergence?

in Broadband's Impact by

WASHINGTON, May 27, 2014 – The House Energy and Commerce Committee recently released a white paper that seeks public comment on competition in the communications and technology sectors, as well as what role the FCC should have in regulating the sectors. The paper pointed to a rapidly evolving digital landscape in the 21st Century and…

Keep Reading

Amazon.com Boldly Goes Where No Big Service Has Gone Before By Launching Music Service In The Cloud

in Copyright/Intellectual Property by

SAN FRANCISCO, March 29, 2011 — Amazon.com on Tuesday launched a new ‘cyberlocker’ service that allows music lovers and owners to remotely access their music collections on any device of their choosing.

Keep Reading

Spotify, Popular European Music Service, Under Pressure To Launch in the U.S.

in Copyright by

Swedish online music streaming start-up Spotify is under pressure to launch in the United States, according to the Financial Times.

Keep Reading

Go to Top