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Change and Political Polls: Strange Bedfellows?

Change and Political Polls: Strange Bedfellows?

Government & Politics

Numbers don’t lie. As it turns out, though, they do sometimes tell some very misleading stories. Take the political polls leading up to the recent US election. Pundits on the... read more

Obamacare: 5 People Who Fought Back

Obamacare: 5 People Who Fought Back

Government & Politics

Americans’ concern with the Patient Protection and Affordable  Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, is on the ascent. A February poll by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that 42 percent... read more

What Good is a (911) Law with No Enforcement?

What Good is a (911) Law with No Enforcement?

Government & Politics

18 states in the US currently have legislation regarding multiline telephone systems or MLTS. For the most part, that legislation doesn’t really have much teeth, as there are no penalties... read more

Delaware Becomes 11th State to Legalize Gay Marriage

Delaware Becomes 11th State to Legalize Gay Marriage

Government & Politics

Governor Jack Markell signed the bill Tuesday night, overturning the state’s 1996 ban on gay marriage.... read more

Mark Sanford's Comeback: How Did He Do It?

Mark Sanford’s Comeback: How Did He Do It?

Government & Politics

Mark Sanford defeated Stephen Colbert’s sister in the S.C. congressional special election, 54 to 45 percent.... read more

Why Does The White House Oppose CISPA?

Why Does The White House Oppose CISPA?

Government & Politics

It appears federal legislation regarding consumer privacy and cybersecurity has stalled, again. The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, or CISPA, passed the House of Representatives a few weeks ago,... read more

Media Strategists Target President Obama via ESPN Ads

Media Strategists Target President Obama via ESPN Ads

Government & Politics

President Obama hasn’t hidden his habit of watching ESPN. Now strategists are suggesting media buys to get issues in front of D.C. insiders.... read more

NG911: Too Little Data - 2ManyApps?

NG911: Too Little Data – 2ManyApps?

Government & Politics

NG911 promises to bring public safety into the 20th century from a communications perspective. In the legacy E911 network, we are limited to analog-based voice only communications, and the location... read more

Reality Check: a TCPA Editorial

Reality Check: a TCPA Editorial

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The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) is reality and it has been with us since dial up modems were cutting edge and we were running computers on Microsoft MS Dos.... read more

Bangalore Blasts Will Certainly Help BJP, Tweets Congress Spokesperson Shakeel Ahmad

Bangalore Blasts Will Certainly Help BJP, Tweets Congress Spokesperson Shakeel Ahmad

Government & Politics

Human loss in any form is a tragedy. Yesterday it was Boston that made news for all the wrong reasons and today it is a bomb blast in Bangalore. According... read more

Illinois Could Legalize Online Poker

Illinois Could Legalize Online Poker

Government & Politics

Two years ago, the U.S. Justice Department shut down online poker sites such as PokerStars and Full Tilt.  In March, a senate bill introduced in the Illinois State Legislature would... read more

Government Policies Tackle Climate Change, Lower Bills

Government Policies Tackle Climate Change, Lower Bills

Government & Politics

The government’s energy and climate change policies could lower annual household energy bills by £166 by 2020; welcome news for all UK households. New analysis highlights the extent of the... read more

U.S. Government and VoIP: Partners in Innovation

U.S. Government and VoIP: Partners in Innovation

Government & Politics

Although VoIP is making a huge splash in the private sector, the history of VoIP is tightly interwoven with the development of the Internet, and the two are, in turn,... read more

One Nation Under Gov [Infographic]

One Nation Under Gov [Infographic]

Government & Politics

With the United States falling all the way down to 17th in the world in high school graduation rates, it’s time for an honest conversation about the role of the... read more

Harlem Shake On A Plane And Joan Rivers On A Podcast – Will This Lead To Over Regulation Of The Internet?

Harlem Shake On A Plane And Joan Rivers On A Podcast – Will This Lead To Over Regulation Of The Internet?

Government & Politics

Two things transpired last week that have raised the question – is the Internet at risk to over regulation? The FAA is investigating the recent viral Harlem Shake video, where... read more