Patent office’s open data efforts detailed in new report
April 17, 2015
As the U.S. patent office has been working to boost its open data offerings, a new report offers a look at where the agency currently stands.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
The Federal Communications Commission, the Wireless Internet Institute and the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communications Technology hosted a workshop on broadband adoption and persons with disabilities inquiry on Wednesday.
The workshop included stakeholders and policymakers from the broadband industry and disability community. The discussion focused on ways to measure broadband deployment and adoption by persons with disabilities across the globe; social, economic and cultural barriers to broadband deployment and adoption; and outreach and marketing of broadband to people with disabilities.