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Blacklisted: The U.S. Government Clamps Down on Telecommunications Equipment

The FCC voted unanimously on June 17, 2021, to prohibit new authorizations of NDAA-banned telecommunications products including mega manufacturers. The vote marks the United States’ most aggressive step to date in banning telecommunications equipment made in China. In the eyes of many intelligence experts, this move is more than warranted — and a long time...

Top 5 COVID-19 Reopening Strategy Considerations

As we move into a new phase of the pandemic, one of the key things on every business person’s mind is implementing an effective COVID-19 reopening strategy. We’ve learned a lot over the past year. We know that COVID-19 is incredibly contagious (and new variants are even more so). We know that social distancing and...

Inside President Biden’s Executive Order to Fight COVID-19 in the Workplace

Just one day after taking office, President Joe Biden signed an executive order intended to both better protect workers from COVID-19 and to better enforce workplace safety rules. The move ignited a flurry of praise and criticism, with many claiming there will be unintended consequences to the economy and, ironically, also in the very hospitals...

UK Businesses Use AI to Survive COVID — With the Help of Government Tax Relief

Two out of every five businesses in the UK plan to invest in artificial intelligence to adapt and make it through the COVID-19 pandemic, according to just-released research. And a recent tax change will make that easier to do financially. “It is vital that we support businesses through the difficult months ahead,” says UK Financial...