The STREAMLINE Small Cell Deployment Act (S. 3157) will help clear the pathway to America’s implementation of fifth generation (5G) wireless broadband networks and applications. America has the talent and investment funds to rollout 5G, but so do China, Japan and South Korea. There is urgency in America’s 5G rollout because the nation that achieves substantial early […]
ACI filed comments regarding the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) role in protecting consumer privacy and security and ensuring the competitiveness of U.S. markets while not imposing unnecessary costs on private parties or governmental processes. The filing can be downloaded here.
EU’s Flawed Approach to Silicone Regulation Reveals Broader Threat to Innovation
There’s reason to fear the U.S. is falling way behind China, a chief international competitor, in the race to commercialize 5G technology. While the U.S. was once the leader in wireless services, a new Deloitte study finds China moving quickly to buildout its “next generation” wireless broadband services (5G). That competitive lead will give an […]
For decades, the United States has been at the forefront of technological innovation. It may be easy to take for granted, but the American record of accomplishment is unparalleled – from inventing the lightbulb, to walking on the moon, and even being the first to deliver 4G wireless. Throughout the years, Americans have come to […]
Replacing the current Medicare card with a high-tech “smart card” could help prevent billions of dollars in fraud while reducing medical errors and saving lives. To Read this op-ed, visit Real Clear Health.
Google’s Chrome browser will warn you about any website you visit that is not connected to you over an encrypted link. Specifically, Chrome will soon flag a conventional HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) connection as “insecure.” That will worry some consumers and being called insecure will embarrass some website operators who have not yet obtained a […]
Aside from a blockchain’s application to BitCoin, variants of blockchain have made inroads as a distributed ledger for other applications in finance and allied industries. The allure of blockchain is its validation mechanism, its secure transaction history and its low-cost record keeping. Recently blockchain has been used in such diverse fields as health records and […]
In late June, the Little Red Hen Restaurant suffered a commercial attack that diverted visitors away from its website. The Red Hen website was subjected neither to graffiti nor to political criticism. Instead, the breach altered the website so that it sent visitors to a reproductive health products site. It appears the Red Hen’s recent […]
“Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come,” wrote Victor Hugo over a century and a half ago. This quote perfectly captures the growing excitement and anticipation surrounding the coming of the fifth-generation (5G) of wireless services, an entirely new wave of capabilities. Outfitted with remarkably faster speeds, greater capacity and reduced […]