The blog of the Science, Technology and Public Policy program of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, John F. Kennedy School of Government.
Monthly Archives: April 2012
by Vivek Mohan It is no surprise to those following consumer or enterprise computing that we are moving inexorably towards the cloud. The availability of increased – and of increasingly mobile – connectivity to the Internet has allowed for the … Continue reading
by Venky Narayanamurti We all know the United States has a jobs crisis. President Obama further acknowledged it when he made manufacturing a top priority in this year’s State of the Union address. He has his eye set on fixing … Continue reading
by Susan Crawford Via Dave Burstein comes the news that China is adding 2-3 million people to online connections a month. I’ve heard elsewhere that China plans to have 300 million of its citizens connected to fiber (FTTH, or fiber … Continue reading
by Zachary Tumin Last month the Council on Foreign Relations published a report co-authored by Joel I. Klein and Condoleezza Rice, titled, “U.S. Education Reform and National Security.” Giving voice to the work of its task force of 25 scholars … Continue reading