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A Cybersecurity Agenda for the Connected Age: One Year Later

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 20:03
One year ago today, BSA | The Software Alliance released a new policy agenda for cybersecurity. The continuing evolution of cyber threats underscores the necessity of cybersecurity in the global digital economy.
Categories: ICT

BSA Celebrates 30 Years and Honors 2018 Software Champions

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 19:40
Last night, we celebrated BSA’s 30th Anniversary by honoring Sens. Todd Young and Maria Cantwell and Reps. Doug Collins and Hakeem Jeffries as BSA’s 2018 Software Champions during a reception at the US Capitol. Each of these members has worked diligently for issues that matter to the software industry, including driving a constructive discussion about … Read More >>
Categories: ICT

Copyright Proposal Threatens to Undermine Europe’s AI Ambitions

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 16:38
Next week, the European Parliament plenary will vote on one of its most controversial files to date – the Copyright Directive. The new legislation touches upon a number of thorny issues that have been the subject of intense debate, yet its Article 3 – aiming to regulate Text and Data Mining (TDM) – is often … Read More >>
Categories: ICT

As AI Grows, Privacy, Security, and Global Data Flows Are Key to Innovation, BSA Tells FTC

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 21:47
The Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) policy and enforcement priorities have a significant impact on the digital economy – and the development of cutting-edge software tools, such as artificial intelligence. The agency has a long track record of evaluating its policy and enforcement approaches, including its 1995 hearings on competition and consumer protection; its pre-centennial global … Read More >>
Categories: ICT

Tech and Law Enforcement Should Deepen Cooperation to Fight Crime

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 22:03
Debate about law enforcement’s ability to access encrypted devices and communications remains a stalemate. Law enforcement leaders continue to insist on the need for extraordinary access to encryption in criminal investigations; technology experts note that such an approach would bring untenable risks to the security and privacy of individuals, businesses, and critical infrastructure. While this … Read More >>
Categories: ICT

BSA Goes A-Volunteering

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 16:00
Every year, BSA hosts a Global Day of Service, where we encourage our team members around the world to give back to their communities. This year, seven BSA offices participated, and I’ve enjoyed seeing all of their creative volunteer activities.
Categories: ICT

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