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The Bitcoin/Virtual Currency Bubble – Beware of the Alchemy of “Abundance Economics”

June 4, 2013 Bubbles happen because people ignore economics and assume away reality in their excitement over a new idea. “Virtual currencies” could be the latest tech “economics of abundance” bubble in the making. Fans of abundance economics imagine that the free and open Internet’s...
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Google’s Liability Decade: Why Google’s leadership ducks investors

The abrupt change, that Google’s CEO Eric Schmidt will no longer be accountable to shareholders on Google’s earnings calls, should prompt investors to ask why? Google claimed that they wanted to put more focus on Google’s strong financials, but they did not disclose any more...
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Impact of court vacating Comcast net neutrality order — NetCompetition.org’s press release

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   April 6, 2010   Contact: Scott Cleland 703-217-2407      NetCompetition Comments on Impact of D.C. Circuit Vacating FCC Comcast Order   “If the FCC believes it needs Internet authority it should seek it from Congress, not just assert it.”...
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Must read Broadband industry letter to FCC: Title II reclassification would do incalcuable harm

In one of the best, most strongly-worded and serious letters to the FCC that I have read in my 18 years following FCC issues closely, the united broadband industry’s letter to FCC Chairman Genachowski is simply a must-read; it explains why the FCC’s serious interest in reclassifying unregulated broadband information...
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FCC Chairman’s “broadband engine” speech raises big questions

FCC Chairman Genachowski’s speech to NARUC: “Broadband: Our Enduring Engine for Prosperity and Opportunity” raises some big open questions. The biggest open question is whether Chairman Genachowski believes the titular “broadband engine” of his speech should remain a private sector “engine” that is private property...
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