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The CIA Can’t Protect Its Own Hacking Tools. Why Should We Trust Government Privacy and Security Proposals?

By: Andrea O'Sullivan June 23, 2020   We are often told that law enforcement must have a way to get around strong encryption technologies in order to catch bad guys. Such a "backdoor" into security techniques would only be used when necessary and would be closely guarded so it would [...]

By |2020-06-23T17:23:56-04:00June 23rd, 2020|Press|Comments Off on The CIA Can’t Protect Its Own Hacking Tools. Why Should We Trust Government Privacy and Security Proposals?

How Florida can attract tech refugees from California | Commentary

People had already been fleeing high-tax, high-regulation states in droves before the ongoing pandemic and civil unrest added more stresses to many already precarious policy arrangements across the country. Technology companies, in particular, have been feeling the heat, especially in the state fortunate enough to be the birthplace of Silicon [...]

By |2020-06-22T12:02:49-04:00June 22nd, 2020|Press|Comments Off on How Florida can attract tech refugees from California | Commentary

What Should We Do If Youtube Censors on Behalf of the Chinese Communist Party?

By: Andrea O'Sullivan June 02, 2020 A funny thing has been happening on YouTube. For some reason, certain combinations of Chinese characters have been immediately removed from the platform within a few short seconds. No warning or reason would be given to the Mandarin-speaking moderatees. And it's not like they had [...]

By |2020-06-02T10:16:30-04:00June 2nd, 2020|Press|Comments Off on What Should We Do If Youtube Censors on Behalf of the Chinese Communist Party?

Andrea O’Sullivan: Let’s fully embrace ‘permissionless innovation’

What’s the difference between countries that host the world’s cutting-edge technology companies and those who have none? It’s not random chance. Decades of experience with technological development illustrate that governments that embrace a laissez-faire attitude toward innovation reap more breakthrough companies than those who regulate them out of existence. It [...]

By |2020-06-02T10:17:30-04:00June 1st, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Andrea O’Sullivan: Let’s fully embrace ‘permissionless innovation’