June 23, 2020 Fox Business' Neil Cavuto hosts JMI's Director of Tech and Innovation, Andrea O'Sullivan, on Coast to Coast regarding potential big tech relocation to Florida. Fox Business cites statistics on the increasing prevalence of tech workers in the San Francisco region who aim to relocate in [...]
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 [...]
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 Dr. Robert McClure June 16, 2020 Our history over the past 240-plus years has been marked by inflection points — crossroads at which we collectively take a sharp turn in a different direction. The Emancipation Proclamation. Pearl Harbor. As a more recent example, around mid-2001 then-Secretary of Defense Donald [...]
By Anastasia Boden and Sal Nuzzo As Florida re-opens the economy, no one knows quite what to expect. But one thing that’s clear is that medical providers must be ready to respond to whatever comes — and quickly. Unfortunately, the state’s certificate of need laws stand in the way. Just [...]
June, 8 2020 JMI's Director of Technology and Innovation, Andrea O'Sullivan, joins Juliette's Uncommon Knowledge podcast to talk about Bitcoin. Cryptocurrency has increasingly come to the foreground of financial discussions, in this podcast, Andrea O'Sullivan offers first-hand experience surrounding Bitcoin and information on related currencies. Listen in at: https://juliettesuncommonknowledge.libsyn.com/andrea-osullivan-on-bitcoin
By: Dr. Bob McClure June 02, 2020 In politics, perception is reality. But not in policy. Policy has real-life effects on real people — people we work with and interact with, our friends and family, and even people we never have the privilege to meet. Whether we are looking at [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
The Bob Harden Show graciously hosts JMI's president, Dr. Bob McClure. This insightful interview encapsulates an analysis of the Florida governor's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and offers a comprehensive road map for the Future of Florida, using JMI's "Five Principles for Prosperity."