Networks, the Internet, and Cloud Computing

Internet

Different business models have evolved for providing information on the Internet, including search engines, which make money from advertising; subscription web sites; and free web sites which drive off-line sales. Scholars examine the evolution of this marketplace and its implications for content providers and businesses.

Fact Sheets

Privacy and Consumers

There are a number of privacy issues related to how online companies collect, store, use and share personally identifiable information; and how consumers are informed about what is done with their information online.

TAP Blog

Slaughter & Rees Report: Taking the World out of the World Wide Web

Professor Matthew Slaughter and his colleague Matthew Rees, both with the Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College, examine threats to the Internet’s global openness.

Matthew J. Slaughter and Matthew Rees

Quote

At Times, Netflix Movies Make Up a Third of Traffic

"We don't say the electricity companies should be charging the air conditioning producers for the fact that they create all this demand for electricity." — Barbara van Schewick, Professor, Stanford University

Barbara van Schewick
National Public Radio’s Marketplace
May 15, 2014