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Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain Hits Theaters 30 Years After the Disaster

Vivian Norris | Posted 01.31.2015 | Entertainment
Vivian Norris

Neither Union Carbide nor its successor, Dow, has apologized to the people of Bhopal, India, where what is still known as the world's worst industrial disaster took place 30 years ago this week.

FCC Can Free the Cities

John M. Eger | Posted 04.25.2014 | Technology
John M. Eger

Most cities, therefore, already subsidized in some small way by a cable franchise or largesse of the local telephone monopoly -- are afraid to act or simply unaware of the stakes. This new thinking on the part of the FCC could free the cities.

Private Sector Paying Price for Government Privacy Follies

Christina Gagnier | Posted 12.25.2013 | Technology
Christina Gagnier

While foreign governments may be wagging their finger at the United States for their navigation of private information beyond sovereign borders, many American companies, particularly in the technology sector, may end up paying the price for our own sovereign's transgressions.

3 Ways to Tell a Social Brand Story

Christel Quek | Posted 12.19.2012 | Business
Christel Quek

The social media revolution has altered how brands engage with the social consumer. This is an age where influence triumphs over awareness, where cons...

Imagine If Every Resident of Mumbai Had a Car?

Mark Hillary | Posted 08.21.2012 | Business
Mark Hillary

Economic growth benefits those who are lifted from poverty, but how can the world really cope with billions of new drivers all expecting their own car?

Fighting the Zombies: Ten Ways to Debunk Telco Shills

Timothy Karr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Timothy Karr

What does the debate over Net Neutrality have in common with a zombie horror flick? As the phone and cable companies send out a brainless horde of shills and lobbyists, it's not hard to make the connection.

National Broadband Policy Will Affect Healthcare, Education, and Competitiveness

Francine Hardaway | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Francine Hardaway

The FCC is holding a comment period for input as to what the nation's broadband policy should be. Before you let yourself skip this post, give me a m...