Fish, phones, and the law of one price
October 7, 2010
When mobile phones were introduced to a fisherfolk in Kerala, India, suddenly the surrounding...
Theory vs. Practice
October 6, 2010
"Well, it may be all right in practice, but it will never work in theory." -- Warren Buffett on how...
Brainstorming: the FCC Mobile App
October 5, 2010
The rate of mobile users has sky-rocketed in the past ten years, with over five billion mobile...
Trading in your wallet for your phone
October 5, 2010
(Part of the ongoing WISENET Series)If you can't remember the last time you were without your cell...
Lifeline Awareness Week 2010
October 1, 2010
Can you imagine not having a phone? If your child is sick, how would you contact your doctor? If...
Do Corporations Have 'Personal Privacy' Rights?
September 30, 2010
On Tuesday, September 28th, the Supreme Court granted the request of the FCC and the Justice...
October 20, 2010
2000 BIENNIAL REVIEW-REVIEW OF POLICIES AND RULES CONCERNING UNAUTHORIZED CHANGES OF CONSUMERS' LONG DISTANCE CARRIERS/VERIZON NEW ENGLAND INC
Next Steps on Nonvisual Cell Phone Access
September 24, 2010
Let me encourage anyone interested to submit comments to the Commission regarding accessibility of...
Enforcement Bureau Settles Case That Restores Nearly $22 Million to TRS Fund
September 22, 2010
As the result of a settlement negotiated by the Enforcement Bureau and released yesterday, Purple...
The New Parents' Place
September 21, 2010
Today we launched our new Parents' Place webpage filled with resources and information about...