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#14: Internet Taxes

February 2, 2016

Ever since 1998, Congress has banned state and local governments from taxing Internet access. The Internet Tax Freedom Act has been renewed six times, and...


#13: Space Law! (Part 1)

February 1, 2016

In this episode, space law! — yes, it’s a thing. Berin is joined by long-time space lawyer Jim Dunstan. They discuss the history of space...


#12: Cybersecurity and the Internet of Things

January 29, 2016

The hot topic at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show was connected devices: our cars, our refrigerators, and even our coffee makers having Internet connections. This...


#11: Uber and the Future of Work

January 28, 2016

Uber, Lyft, and other sharing-economy companies are facing lawsuits all over the world, especially over the way they classify their workers. While the independent contractor...


#10: Internet Coupons

January 27, 2016

Companies have many ways of enticing and incentivizing customers, including through coupons. At the grocery store, this practice is uncontroversial. But in the digital world,...


#9: Binge On & Zero-Rating

January 25, 2016

You might think that a company giving stuff away for free would be a cause for everyone to celebrate. But that isn’t the case with...