Global Trend or Passing Fad: Putting Government Services Online

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Around the world, government is turning into e-government, as local, state, and federal government entities move more of their content and services onto the Web. Although the public sector lags behind the private sector in implementing Internet technologies, e-government projects have benefited from the lessons of e-commerce pioneers, and many governments now offer interactive, transaction-oriented Web sites.Read the rest

Global Trend or Passing Fad: Putting Government Services Online

Untangling the Global Web: How to Navigate the Maze of International Internet Regulations

They don’t call it the World Wide Web for nothing. You’ve no doubt heard–too many times–the canard that the Internet will break down national boundaries and usher in a new era of frictionless international commerce. Sadly, that view is about as dated as a 1998-era dot-com business plan.… Read the rest

Untangling the Global Web: How to Navigate the Maze of International Internet Regulations