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OTI & Public Interest Groups Urge FCC to Support Competition in TV Incentive Auctions

Today national consumer and other nonprofit groups in the Public Interest Spectrum Coalition (PISC) sent a letter to FCC Chairman Tom Wheele


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OTI Applauds U.S. Government For Authorizing Tech Exports to Sudan

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startups meeting with fcc and congress on net neutrality

Representatives from several prominent startups are joining Engine and New America's Open Technology Institute in Washington DC today in adv


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Ahead of President’s Cybersecurity Summit, OTI Highlights Importance of Encryption

Policymakers should heed the lessons of the crypto wars so we aren't doomed to repeat them, OTI says in a filing to the UN Special rapporteu


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FCC Commissioner Gives Misleading Speech on Net Neutrality

FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai gave a speech today critiquing Chairman Tom Wheeler’s net neutrality proposal.


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OTI Work on Discrimination and Civil Rights Protection Highlighted in White House Interim Report on Big Data and Privacy

The Obama Administration affirmed the importance of defending civil rights in an era of big data in an Interim Progress Report released this


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OTI Encouraged by Reported FCC Move Toward Reclassification

After over a decade of debate, it is critical that we get net neutrality rules right this time around.


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FCC Proposal Promises a Free and Open Internet for Consumers

After over a decade of debate, it is critical that we get net neutrality rules right this time around.


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Asset Building Program Calls for “Schumer Box”, Increased Regulation of Paid Tax Preparers

A new report calls for the adoption of a “Schumer box” to help bring transparency to commercial tax preparation.


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FCC Raises the Bar for Broadband, Adopts E911 Order

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) took important steps to improve the consumer broadband market in the United States.


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MacKinnon Testifies Before Congressional Subcommittee on Protecting Freedom while Combating Extremism

Today Rebecca MacKinnon, Director of the Ranking Digital Rights project at New America, will testify at a congressional hearing on The Evolu


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OTI Welcomes Congressional Support for Net Neutrality, But Urges FCC to Continue to Lead

After over a decade of debate, it is critical that we get net neutrality rules right this time around.