Regulation’s Forked Path into the Future

Brookings' TechTank offers a thoughtful piece, Mobile broadband regulation and net neutrality: One network or two? that highlights one of the biggest challenges in evolving communications policy: whether the old public switched telephone network and the Internet are parallel systems or parts of a larger ubiquitous network environment. Recently a the three-judge panel considered [...]

By |December 24th, 2015|Innovation|Comments Off on Regulation’s Forked Path into the Future

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Call to Action: FCC proposal on Wi-Fi

The FCC needs to hear from you about their proposal to ban Wi-Fi router firmware modifications (ET Docket No. 15-170). This proposal is problematic from several angles—it negatively impacts security and bug fixing, privacy, innovation, and more. Specifically, this proposal would ban modifications to the radio systems in routers and many phones, tablets, laptops, [...]

By |September 2nd, 2015|Innovation|Comments Off on Call to Action: FCC proposal on Wi-Fi

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