Policy Papers

Ensuring a Future for Detecting Internet Disruptions

This report provides an overview on the state of the internet measurement community and explores ways to share internet measurement data.

Measuring Broadband in Schools

Assessing network health is a critical challenge facing public schools as they plan for both today’s and tomorrow’s broadband needs.

The Transparency Reporting Toolkit - Guide and Template

The Transparency Reporting Toolkit is a joint project by OTI and Harvard University’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society.

Internet Freedom at a Crossroads

Support for the promotion of internet freedom cuts across partisan lines.

Bugs in the System

This primer on the vulnerability ecosystem offers policy recommendations to ensure that vulnerabilities are discovered & patched quickly.

Getting Up to Speed

Today, an internet service plan is among the most important purchases that an American household can make.

The Transparency Reporting Toolkit

The Transparency Reporting Toolkit is a project by New America’s Open Technology Institute (OTI) and Harvard University’s Berkman Center for

(Re)Building Technology

(Re)Building Technology Volume 2: Build it Ourselves is a compilation of practices and stories from our community technology work in 2015.

OTI and EveryoneOn

This toolkit is designed to provide a resource for any organization offering digital services.

Community Technology Retrospective: 2015 Seed Grants

At the end of 2014, the Open Technology Institute & the Detroit Community Technology Project initiated the Community Technology Partnership.

The FCC's Role in Protecting Online Privacy

Share intimate details of your life with strangers, or be shut out of the Internet.

Spectrum Silos to Gigabit Wi-fi

The enormous and increasing economic value of unlicensed spectrum for both personal and business productivity is well-documented.