What Would Happen If Labor Union Bosses Ran U.S. Businesses?

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
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More Americans would have full-time jobs if this Labor Department took a different approach.

Copyright Office Ruling Makes For Infotainment Hell On Wheels

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
Google vehicle operator Reko Ong stands next to a prototype of Google's own self-driving vehicle during a media preview of Google's current autonomous vehicles in Mountain View, California

Car owners should be able to update their cars as they see fit – provided their changes comply with safety standards.

How Car Data Can Save Time, Lives And Repairs -- Without Sacrificing Privacy

Opinion | Gary Shapiro

Car companies should not be handcuffed by outdated government mandates to limit the sharing of this data.

How Trolls -- And The Lawyers Who Love Them -- Are Hurting Our Economy

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
The US Patent and Trademark Office is sh

There is a special place reserved in hell for patent-troll lawyers.

How TPA Supports The Digital Economy

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw

Technology hardware and software are a significant percentage of U.S. exports around the world.

The First Rule Of Government: Don't Get Stuck On 'Stupid'

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
The U.S. Capitol building is seen before President Barack Obama arrives to deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 20, 2015. (REUTERS/Jim Bourg)

Once we stop choosing “stupid,” we can start working toward competency.

Why Filming Police Activity Is Your Constitutional Right

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
Madoff Son

Every court that’s heard the issue has upheld it.

The Two Americas Of President Obama's State Of The Union

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he walks towards Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington

The president showed no inclination to compromise, and stuck his thumb in Congress’s eye.

The FDA Should Make Way For Better Hearing

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
Employee of GN, the world's fourth largest maker of hearing aids, demonstrates the use of ReSound LiNX in Vienna

The FDA won’t acknowledge the value of low-cost hearing aids

Trash Old Rules That Preserve Outdated Business Models

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
Transportation app Uber driver Shuki Zanna waits for rides in his limousine in Beverly Hills

Campaigns against Uber, Lyft, and Tesla form a disturbing trend.

Stop Messing With Internet Businesses

Opinion | Gary Shapiro

Protectionists across the country wage war on innovative companies like Tesla, Uber, and Airbnb

How Salary Sharing Hurts the Workplace

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
Doctors Jordan Klein and Chane Price confer as University of Miami interns Ignatios Papas and Tim Sterrenberg look on in the Rehabilitation Unit of Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami

Unnecessary disclosures drive the wrong kind of office competition.

Why the Supreme Court must side with Aereo

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
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They’re guilty of disrupting television’s dinosaurs, not breaking the law.

Tech industry and government must step up on privacy

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
CFO of Target Mulligan and CIO at Neiman Marcus Kingston swear in on Capitol Hill in Washington

Information security requires partnership between the public and private sectors

30th anniversary of Betamax decision sees new fight for innovation

Opinion | Gary Shapiro

The debate over Aereo is an echo of the landmark 1984 case.

No holiday for truth-tellers

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
President Obama makes remarks on the passing of former South African President and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Mandela, at the White House in Washington

Our leaders’ top 5 lies

The shale revolution is remaking our economic future

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
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The domestic oil and gas boom is making America less dependent on hostile nations.

Student loan rates mask the real problem

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
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If kids aren’t paying them back, it doesn’t matter what the rates are.

Why America must get and keep foreign students

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
Immigration Marches

Our competitive edge depends on attracting and retaining high-skilled foreign talent.

Will government regulation crash driverless cars?

Opinion | Gary Shapiro
Driverless Cars

If we’re not careful, red tape will stifle the technology’s development.