Issues

Networks, the Internet, and Cloud Computing

This section contains research on the networks that make the Internet work, the evolution of different business models that operate on the Internet, and ways to store and access information on the Internet through Cloud Computing.

TAP Blog

TAP Scholars Discuss Legal and Ethical Issues with Robotics

During the 7th annual We Robot conference, several TAP scholars participated. Read summaries of papers from Mark Lemley, Ryan Calo, and Ian Kerr.

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Fact Sheets

Cloud Computing

“Cloud computing” describes how computer-related services and software increasingly have been provided over the Internet and other networks since the late 1990s.

Quote

How Companies Scour Our Digital Lives for Clues to Our Health

"Once you are characterized as suicidal, is that forever associated with your name? Who has access to that information?" — Frank Pasquale, Professor of Law, University of Maryland

Frank Pasquale
San Francisco Chronicle
March 1, 2018

Featured Article

How Does the Use of Trademarks by Third-Party Sellers Affect Online Search?

This paper examines the effects of trademark use in advertisements by third-party resellers.

By: Lesley Chiou, Catherine Tucker