Net Neutrality Rules in Jeopardy

“President Trump on Monday  designated Ajit Pai, a Republican member of the Federal Communications Commission and an outspoken opponent of new net neutrality rules, to be the agency’s new chairman.” Story from the LA Times

UMASS Dartmouth’s Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship gets state grant!

Introducing the Information Technology (IT) Small Business Incubator Pilot

The Commonwealth’s procurement department, the Operational Services Division (OSD), in partnership with MassIT, invites small IT professional services companies to participate in the IT Small Business Incubator Pilot, which aims to reduce barriers to doing business with the Commonwealth, expedite contracting, and increase access to innovative services. Read more about here.

Politico: Court upholds Obama-backed net neutrality rules

Build A Fiber Network In Boston

In the Feb 14, 2016 Boston Globe, there was an article advocating for the construction of a fiber network in Boston that contained information and raised issues relevant to the Infrastructure Committee’s last mile discussions. Read the article

5 things to know about 5G (WSJ)

550,000 miles of underwater cables that carry world’s web traffic [Daily Mail]

Browser cookies going away, but what’s next?

August 2013 Infrastructure Committee: Navigating the New Tech Tax

This month’s Insfrastructure Meeting could be summarized as “the more you know (and the faster you know it.)” The new tax on tech services, which was passed with a distinct lack of industry dialog, continues to be confusing on many levels. (Read the Technical Information Release from the Department of Revenue.) Software tax has been […]

Gov. Patrick Amends Latest Transportation Finance Bill (Patch)