My Blog Posts

2014 31/Jan

What Technology Issues Made the 2014 State of the Union?

Tuesday night, President Obama delivered the 2014 State of the Union address, a speech anticipated to be a call against inequality in America. Today, that increasingly means giving students and communities across America access to the technological resources they need to keep pace in our fast-advancing society.

Privacy is another emerging issue in the 21st century with news coming out this week that NSA surveillance also includes harvesting sensitive user information from mobile applications such as Angry Birds and Google Maps.

How did President Obama measure up on STEM education, privacy, and other technology policies in his address? Keep Reading

2013 3/Mar
Obama and Boehner

Proposed government budget cuts designed to be so painful Congress would have to reach a deal were signed into effect by President Obama, who was required by law to order the so-called sequestration by 11:59 p.m. Friday night. How did we reach the point that compromise could not be reached to avoid the worst possible plan for budgetary cuts? What can we do now? I lay it all out below. Keep Reading