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  1-10 of 45 Reviews about "Regulation (K.5.2...)": Date Reviewed
  Captive audience: the telecom industry and monopoly power in the new gilded age
Crawford S.,  Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2014. 368 pp. Type: Book (978-0-300205-70-1)

Fifty years ago, we accepted that there were natural monopolies in telecommunications and that government regulation and anti-trust laws were the best ways to manage them. Unfortunately, that’s all gone. Susan Crawford’s excellent and ...

Jul 17 2014
  Resistance, liberation technology and human rights in the digital age
Ziccardi G.,  Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2012. 336 pp. Type: Book (978-9-400752-75-7)

Human rights seem to be in the news continuously. This book combines that topic with digital technology and thoughts on the Arab Spring (resistance and some form of liberation). One might expect a lively and perhaps contradictory read, but that is...

Jan 23 2013
  International handbook of Internet research
Hunsinger J., Klastrup L., Allen M.,  Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2010. 512 pp. Type: Book (978-1-402097-88-1)

Hunsinger, Klastrup, and Allen have put together a valuable book consisting of 31 essays, research reports, and professional papers on Internet issues, research, controversies, and more. The book could be useful as a personal reference, or as a so...

Aug 4 2011
  Under control: governance across the enterprise
Lamm J., Blount S., Boston S., Camm M., Cirabisi R., Cooper N., Datskovsky G., Fox C., Handal K., McCracken W., Meyer J., Scheil H., Srulowitz A., Zanella R.,  Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2009. 250 pp. Type: Book (978-1-430215-92-9)

The long-term trend in the last century has been toward increased corporate accountability. The demand for more regulations, monitoring, and enforcement mechanisms has greatly increased since the economic crisis of 2008 and the accompanying corpor...

Jul 8 2010
  Canning spam: proposed solutions to unwanted email
Pfleeger S., Bloom G.  IEEE Security and Privacy 3(2): 40-47, 2005. Type: Article

The amount of spam email transmitted, the effectiveness of spam, the costs and benefits of spam, and a discussion of five ways of possibly reducing spam are the main topics covered in this paper. The paper’s coverage is mostly confined t...

Feb 2 2006
  The value of open standards and open-source software in government environments
Simon K.  IBM Systems Journal 44(2): 227-238, 2005. Type: Article

In this paper, Simon promises much, but delivers little. The abstract promises that the paper “evaluates the relative strengths of proprietary software and [open source software (OSS)] as development techniques.” The paper prov...

Dec 1 2005
  Legal programming: designing legally compliant RFID and software agent architectures for retail processes and beyond (Integrated Series in Information Systems)
Subirana B., Bain M.,  Springer-Verlag Telos, New York, NY, 2004. 316 pp. Type: Book (9780387234144)

The authors examine technologies that support business processes, and the interaction of these technologies with systems of law. The text starts with a discussion of Internet technologies and then moves to a discussion of agent technologies. An e-...

Nov 14 2005
  The digital person: technology and privacy in the information age
Solove D.,  New York University Press, New York, NY, 2004.Type: Book (9780814798461)

This interesting and comprehensive book describes the legal and social implications of privacy in the US. The book discusses a number of privacy issues that have emerged in the post September 11, 2001 era. Solove, who is a professor of law at the ...

Apr 29 2005
  Open source licensing: software freedom and intellectual property law
Rosen L.,  Prentice Hall PTR, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2004.Type: Book (9780131487871)

Readers might wonder why a book about open source resources is necessary. This book arises in the context of the GNU/Linux project, and “builds a framework within which the family of free and open source licenses can be understood.” Th...

Nov 11 2004
  Intellectual property law for engineers and scientists
Rockman H.,  Wiley-IEEE Computer Society Pr, 2004.Type: Book (9780471449980)

This book addresses material pertaining to the protection afforded by the law to the ideas, creations, and inventions of engineers, scientists, and others covered by the umbrella term “technology professionals.” The author states that,...

Oct 5 2004
 
 
 
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