Technology trade groups American Electronics Association and Information Technology Association of America hope that together, they'll become a stronger industry advocacy voice.
Group plans to expand its influence from federal to state level on pressing state issues like e-waste, online safety, privacy, and taxation.
AEA and ITAA look to present united front to Washington, and together would represent more than 2,000 companies.
The nation's largest chain of consumer electronics stores begins testing a new recycling program in three large markets.
Miners used to use canaries to detect if dangerous gases were collecting in mines. Tech industry watchers use the chip industry to see if a storm is coming.
A number of prominent economists have defended "offshoring," but a veteran in the field has questioned their conclusion.
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