Nancy Scola

ReporterWashington, D.C.

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The consensus? It’s a handful of welcomed patches on a system still badly in need of an upgrade.

  • Nov 21, 2014

Join The Switch team to discuss everything from the latest political tech news to the gadgets you’re eyeing.

  • Nov 21, 2014

Obama wants to increase opportunities for foreign students and recent graduates from U.S. schools to work in high-tech jobs in the United States. That is likely to make Silicon Valley very happy.

  • Nov 20, 2014

President Obama is likely to announce Thursday night that he’s expanding a program that acts as a pipeline for foreign students into the U.S. workforce -- a program that has been controversial on both sides of the political aisle.

  • Nov 20, 2014

The Columbia law professor and director of the Software Freedom Law Center illuminates the path toward a life without the social network.

  • Nov 19, 2014

Vice president’s suggestion that the company should dig into the private lives of journalists sparks a backlash.

  • Nov 18, 2014

That information, writes a company spokesperson, can only be accessed by employees for “legitimate business purposes.“

  • Nov 18, 2014

Uber and other tech companies store vast amounts of data about users. But can they be trusted?

  • Nov 18, 2014

The secretary of commerce wants to get a handful of “pilot projects” off the ground to highlight the value of well-managed open data.

  • Nov 18, 2014

Penny Pritzker affirms her department’s role in making sure President Obama’s “no blocking, no throttling, no paid prioritization and increased transparency” priorities were “well-articulated.“

  • Nov 17, 2014
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