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Preferences, not mandates, for open source

Government policies that express preferences for open source can help fuel adoption, but government mandates arguably achieve the opposite.

By Oct. 14, 2009

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Spain mandates affordable broadband for all

The country's government is following the lead of Finland and making affordable broadband a legal right.

By Nov. 20, 2009

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The open-source mandates are coming

Open source may have once been a nice to have, but it's about to become a mandated "must have."

By Feb. 5, 2009

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Google reportedly requires device makers to show 'Powered by Android' logo

The company may be pushing a new logo in order to get consumers more familiar with the Android brand name, according to reports.

By Mar. 28, 2014

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US requiring back-up cameras in cars by 2018

A new rule passed today by the US Department of Transportation mandates rear-view cameras in all cars built from May 1, 2018.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Why the FCC needs to get with the times, finally

commentary The FCC, with a new chairman and a full complement of commissioners now on board, needs to act with dispatch to adapt its regulations to the new marketplace realities of the digital age.

By Nov. 3, 2013

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Senators propose smartphone antitheft 'kill switch' bill

On the heels of proposed California legislation, federal lawmakers also get on board with a bill requiring security features on all cell phones.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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Jack Dorsey: Square builds trust with 'responsible transparency'

At GigaOm Roadmap, Square's CEO said that someone must take and share notes from any company "meeting of substance" to keep all employees in the loop.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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The Zuckerberg Files: Getting schooled on Facebook's CEO

The scholarly initiative, launched by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, aims to keep Mark Zuckerberg and his social network in check.

By Oct. 28, 2013

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New spending bill puts the brakes on Bulbageddon

A single paragraph in the 1,582-page document provides a glimmer of hope -- or perhaps a stay of execution -- for the incandescent light bulb.

By Jan. 14, 2014