Co-founder—and now CEO—Tom Leighton plans data-prioritization trials with Ericsson and massive use of distributed devices for transmitting video.
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I’m MIT Technology Review's chief correspondent, keeping an eye most often on the world of information and communication technologies—and asking my kids when I don’t understand what’s going on. Recent projects have taken me to Kenya to write about mobile-phone-based health initiatives, and Germany to explore how they’ll ramp up renewable power while closing down nuclear plants. My 2008 feature on the Obama campaign’s social-networking operation was selected for The Best Technology Writing 2009.
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Proposals for a “sender pays” policy will roil UN talks in Dubai.
Computer-security researcher Eugene Kaspersky says he is testing control software that won’t run malicious code.
In a radical departure from its core business, the search giant is installing high-speed fiber neighborhood by neighborhood.
Fundamental security problems aren’t solved, computing experts warn.
The social networking giant plans a new get-out-the-vote messaging drive on Tuesday.
A meeting of government officials reveals that medical equipment is becoming riddled with malware.
Location data suggests a better way to fight a disease that kills a million people a year.
Campaigns are gearing up to shape social media reactions in real time.
Two groups are preparing services that will deliver television signals to mobile devices.