Technology

Undermining transparency at the FCC

The key question is whether the absence of a public text of what the commissioners voted on plus editorial privileges allows for substantive changes in the order or simply fixing typos.

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The FTC's data broker report: Waiting for Godot?

The FTC's recently released report on data brokers is, by my count, the fourth major government privacy report in the last two years to propose new policy remedies for privacy "harms."

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Time to forget the 'right to be forgotten'

Rather than trying to obscure the public record, a better approach for privacy regulators is to identify specific harms that individuals may face and craft targeted policies to mitigate those harms.

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Net neutrality is the last hope of American democracy

Every day we see more evidence that income inequality has accelerated over the last few decades, leaving middle-class people frozen in stagnant wages, trapping the poor in permanent misery and enriching a small group of Americans as if they were...

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