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Commentary: Outdated regulations threaten a connected and competitive future

Microsoft.  Amazon.  Expedia. These are among the tech giants that are household names and have grown and flourished in the Pacific Northwest.  Another generation—companies like Mobisante, Inrix and BYNDL—are raising capital, hiring and innovating at a pace that rivals tech hubs elsewhere in the U.S. While it doesn’t enjoy the geek glamor of Silicon Valley,… Read More

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Federal funding alone can’t deliver wireless broadband

Americans in urban and suburban areas take wireless service for granted. This is not so much so for those living in the rural and remote areas of the Washington where service is not always available. There are vast areas without 3G wireless coverage, much less the new 4G LTE technology. And because of the mountainous… Read More