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New Report Says The U.S. Lagging Behind In Internet Speed And Cost

OPB |Nov. 11, 2014 12:15 p.m.

THURSDAY: A new policy paper from the Open Technology Institute says internet access in many U.S. cities is both costly and slow.

U.S. Supreme Court Rules On Obama Appointments, Abortion Protests And More

OPB |June 26, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll get analysis of some big Supreme Court rulings this week with our go-to court watcher, Lisa McElroy.

FCC Votes On Net Neutrality Rules

OPB |May 15, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: The FCC's vote Thursday approved Chairman Tom Wheeler's controversial new internet rules for public comment.

DeFazio Speaks Out Against Proposed Free Trade Agreement

OPB |Jan. 21, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: U.S Representative Peter DeFazio of Oregon is leading a contingent of environmentalists, labor groups, and internet freedom advocates in opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Should Health Insurance Pay For Telemedicine Visits?

OPB |Dec. 19, 2013 12:40 p.m.

THURSDAY: Northwest-based ZoomCare would like to change Oregon law to require insurance companies to reimburse for virtual visits to the doctor.

Speculating On The Future Of Radio

April 26, 2013 12:40 p.m.

We'll talk with two media experts about where they think radio is headed. 

What's the Future of the U.S. Postal Service?

Jan. 29, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A journalist from Oregon is wondering if the U.S. Postal Service will survive — and what it will look like if it does.

Amber Case Talks About "Cyborg Anthropology"

Jan. 03, 2013 12:30 p.m.

Amber Case says that our relationship to technology is changing who we are — and that we need a new set of terms to understand it.

Culture Club

Oct. 18, 2012 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.

Cybersecurity Act

July 27, 2012 9:06 a.m.

The U.S. Senate is scheduled to take up the Cybersecurity Act soon. What would it do exactly?

Tubes: Where is the Internet?

June 19, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Andrew Blum's new book, Tubes, seeks to answer the question: Where is the internet?

Facebook's New Direction

June 05, 2012 9:45 a.m.

We'll be talking about the "new" Facebook and its implications on our daily lives. 

Internet Privacy?

April 11, 2012 9:15 a.m.

We'll find out more about the internet privacy questions raised by a rape trial in Bend.

Whatever Happened To. . . Google+

Jan. 19, 2012 9:30 a.m.

Whatever happened to Google+?


Aug. 01, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Are you using Google+? What do you think of it?

Online Poker's Next Round

May 20, 2011 9 a.m.

Is online poker legal? Place your bets...

Opting Out

April 25, 2011 9:20 a.m.

In the emerging online market for your personal information are we forced to participate or can we opt-out?

Technology and Child Pornography Laws

Jan. 13, 2011 9 a.m.

Should Oregon's 20th century child pornography laws change for the 21st century?

All About Memes

March 09, 2010 9 a.m.

What culture are we sharing on the internet, and what does it say about us?

Mt. Hood Search

Dec. 16, 2009 9 a.m.

What do you think when you look up at Mt. Hood?

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