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"Peeping Products?" Big brother heads to the grocery or the pharmacy, with Adam Thierer and CNBC's Jim Goldman - January 12, 2010

"Internet in Cars," Discussing whether Internet in cars is going too far, CNBC's Julia Boorstin interviews Adam Thierer and MIT technology & law professor Nicholas Ashford - January 7, 2010

"Biggest Data Breach in History," TV interview with Berin Szoka discussing how 130 million credit card numbers were stolen through data breaches in the US, RussiaToday - August 18, 2009

"Hill Panel: Is It Possible to Legislate Safety?" FOSI held a panel in the Capitol to discuss whether it's possible to legislate safety. The panelists included Jason Tuber from the Office of Sen. Menendez, Mercedes Salem from the Office of Rep. Sanchez and Adam Thierer with the Progress & Freedom Foundation (PFF). Panelists compared recent online safety legislation, particularly the SAFE Internet Act and the Megan Meier Cyberbullying Prevention Act - June 12, 2009

"Children Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)" CNET News podcast interview with Adam Thierer on the original COPPA law and why the expanded law could have a chilling effect on the free speech rights of minors - May 21, 2009

"China's Rise and Impact" radio interview with Bret Swanson on Minneapolis am1500, aired February 5, 2009.

"Book Discussion on 'A Manifesto for Media Freedom'" Radio Discussion with Adam Thierer on his new book co-written by Brian Anderson, and on the past, present, and future of the Fairness Doctrine and broadcast industry regulation in general, on the The Jim Bohannon Show - December 2, 2008

"Obama Ran a Capitalist Campaign"

  • Brief radio interview with Bret Swanson on the election and the prospects for capitalism, on WTOP.
  • Another radio interview conducted with 1360 WMNY on The American Entrepreneur talk show

Bret's take on the subject available in today's Wall Street Journal - November 7, 2008

"Debate on Zittrain's The Future of the Internet and How to Stop It" Debate with Adam Thierer and Jonathan Zittrain on his provocative new book, The Future of the Internet and How to Stop It at the New America Foundation - November 6, 2008

"Telecommunications Policy" Discussion with Adam Thierer and Paul Glenchur on
C-SPAN'S "The Communicators," to review major legislative actions in telecommunications policy, and what lies ahead after the November elections. - October 11, 2008

"The Impact of the Exaflood" Presentation by Bret Swanson on some of the most important technologies and coolest rich-media applications that are driving Internet traffic growth, which took place in Vienna, Austria at "Talk the Future 2008" conference, which "brings together managers, analysts and international top speakers to discuss the future of work and business." Video posted by TiburonTV, a Web video channel out of Berlin on Vimeo. Transcript of presentation. - September 5, 2008

"Exaflood" brief interview with Bret Swanson on Berlin's TiburonTV, discussing the transformation of the internet's capabilities and uses, at the talk the future conference in Vienna, Austria. - September 5, 2008.

"Dammit Janet!" A court ruled this week that the FCC can't fine CBS for the 2004 Super Bowl "wardrobe malfunction." Are we in for an era of foul language and nudity on America's airwaves? Audio and transcript of interview with Adam Thierer on NPR's "On the Media." - July 25, 2008


"Regulating Violent Video Games, New York video game bill (A. 11717/ S. 6401)" Debate With Adam Thierer and Dr. Michael Rich, Director of the Center for Media and Child Health at the Harvard Medical School, Bloomberg TV. - July 21, 2008

"Parental Controls & Online Child Protection: A Survey of Tools and Methods" TV interview with Adam Thierer presenting options for parents as outlined in his book, on the program "Comcast Newsmakers" - February 2008





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