Microsoft President Brad Smith on Digital Privacy
On May 24, 2017, Microsoft president and chief legal officer Brad Smith told the U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism why Congress needs to update digital privacy and data access laws for today’s cross-border cloud computing technology. Read about & watch his testimony.
Computer Science In K-12 Classrooms
The United States leads the world in technology innovation, but only one in four K-12 schools teach computer science education, jeopardizing our leadership. We can and must do better!Read More & Take Action
Senate Hearing Highlights Need to Update Data Privacy and Access Laws
On May 24, the U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held a hearing on a critical digital policy issue, “Law Enforcement Access to Data Stored Across Borders: Facilitating Cooperation and ...Read More
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The United States leads the world in technology innovation, but our leadership is jeopardized by insufficient support for computer science education in our nation’s K-12 schools. Today, even as our economy is increasingly driven by information technology, only one of four K-12 schools (...)
Support Privacy Protections for the Cloud Computing Age Right now, legal privacy protections for email and other cloud-stored data are weak—and could get weaker. Fundamentally, this is a legal and policy issue—not a technical matter. The growing threat of privacy and confidentiality intrusions (...)
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