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Loss of Safe Harbor creates regulatory fragmentation but EU-US data transfers continue

by Earl Perkins  |  October 6, 2015

I would like to introduce you to my colleague and friend Carsten Casper, who has been following today's announcement from the European Union Commission regarding Safe Harbor. He believed this...

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CTIA Wireless Conference 2012: Changing Of The Guard

by Phillip Redman  |  May 11, 2012

It's funny--my first CTIA conference I went to in the mid-1990's had kind of a start-up feel to it.  There weren't a lot of big name companies there, not in...

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Tax Relief For Companies Paying For Employee Mobile Phones

by Phillip Redman  |  September 28, 2010

I get asked a lot about taxes.  Though I am not a CPA, and I don't play one at work, many IT managers were worried and asked me about the...

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A Big Day For U.S. Telecom (Regulators)

by Phillip Redman  |  June 16, 2010

Think it's going to be a cool, quiet summer?  Think again!  The FCC is turning up the heat early.  The tentative agenda for its June 17 open meeting includes a...

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All I Want For 2010

by Phillip Redman  |  December 11, 2009

"Are these the shadows of the things that Will be, or are they shadows of things that May be, only?" It's one of my favorite moments in Dickens',  "A Christmas...

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Looks Like Net Neutrality Coming To Wireless Too

by Phillip Redman  |  September 22, 2009

Looks like the FCC, in the next month, is going to mandate net neutrality to all types of Internet access, including cellular networks. In his first major policy speech, FCC...

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The return of real anti-trust might have an IT upside

by Mark Raskino  |  May 14, 2009

This week the EU took a big swipe at Intel with  a very large fine. Forget about the details of the case, who was right or whether the penalty will...

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Accounting regulation made interesting - recommended listening

by Mark Raskino  |  April 16, 2009

I disliked the accountancy modules I took at university - it seemed like a dull and lifeless activity.  I left wondering why would anyone want to do that for a...

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