Blog: Net Neutrality

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By Jessica Ertel, Associate Articles Editor The D.C. Court of Appeals recently turned down federal net neutrality legislation, thus allowing Internet service providers to charge Internet companies fees for faster delivery of Internet content. Net neutrality legislation requires that broadband providers treat all Internet traffic equally. The Federal Communications Commission …

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Blog: Google Turns Up the Heat

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by Anne Curtis Saunders, Associate Staff Last week, the ever-innovative Google acquired Nest Labs (Nest), a small Palo Alto operation, for a whopping $3.2 billion, roughly five percent of Google’s available cash.[1] Nest is a producer of “reinvented” home products, an example of which is its cutting-edge thermostat that “…learns …

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