Notes from the June 19, 2014 Live Talks Los Angeles Business Forum (featuring top leaders in business, technology, culture and policy – watch for next year’s season!): Aneesh Chopra, the first Chief Technology Officer of the U.S. (appointed by President Obama), in a conversation with Peter Marx, the first Chief […]
More than 1,000 business, transportation and elected leaders attended the 2013 Mobility 21 Southern California Transportation Summit held October 29 at L.A. Live. The annual conference addresses challenges and opportunities facing Southern California’s infrastructure. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was in Washington, D.C. to lobby for federal transportation funds, but […]
Southern California challenges: clean air, freight movement, active transportation, sustainable urban design.
Kansas City, Kansas wins Google test fiber-optic network; Glendale competed with almost 1,100 cities applying for the project.
Glendale Water and Power holds community meeting on upcoming Smart Meter installation as northern California communities protest against installations there.
A Glendale, California perspective on the net neutrality debate and its impact on wireless network buildout.
Glendale, California Sunroom Desk links on the upcoming FCC Broadband Plan.
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s State of the State address on budget reforms, prisons, and higher education, and his recent gas tax proposal.
Reports under the Sunroom Desk paperweight focused on the FCC Chair’s remarks to the wireless industry conference in San Diego, admitting the need for more spectrum and towers, but insisting on open internet rules for wired and wireless.
Glendale, California will be a test case for whether the FCC and the wireless industry can limit local zoning authority over wireless tower siting.