Our Commentary

Keep up with what we've been saying lately about ways we can achieve our goals. Some of our recent featured articles include:

Rinzel: Wyoming state senators should oppose harmful new tax

Casper Star-Tribune

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D.C. driverless car initiative will create good jobs

Washington Business Journal

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Column: California Is Leading Way on Drone Policies

San Diego Business Journal

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Joe Rinzel: States should follow Kansas’ lead on drones

Topeka Capital-Journal

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Indianapolis can provide a blueprint for scooters

The Indianapolis Star

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Aerial Drones Can Fix Problems On The Ground

Route Fifty

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Cities should embrace the scooter revolution

Smart Cities Dive

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Joe Rinzel: Wisconsin’s minimum markup law is prime for reform

Wisconsin State Journal

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Opinion: Updates are needed to the gig economy

Los Angeles Business Journal

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Technology can help beat traffic tie ups in North Texas

Fort-Worth Star Telegram

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Commentary: Blockchain Is More Than Just Bitcoin

Inside Sources

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Cities Should Make Ride-Hailing the Future of Medical Transportation

Government Technology 

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Viewpoint: Alcohol delivery apps show the futility of Florida's regulations

Jacksonville Business Journal 

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Alcohol delivery apps show futility of Florida regulations

Palm Beach Post

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Think the Gig Economy is Only for Small Tech Outfits? Big Companies Are Diving in, Too.

Entrepreneur.

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Trump was right to kill Broadcom Qualcomm deal. Here's what we have to do next

CNBC 

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Grocery wine sales: State laws must meet demands of modern economy

The Clarion-Ledger

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A case for expanding government's procurement reach

StateScoop

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Tech Can Help Shape the Future of Disaster Relief

Morning Consult 

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Modernized rules can help California lead the driverless race

Orange County Register

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It Seems to Me: Looking out for Wisconsin's Main Street

Eau Claire Leader-Telegram

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How cities and tech can partner to improve quality of life for residents

Smart Cities Dive

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Driverless cars can transform lives  —if we change rules and let them

USA Today

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Florida is leading the way to a driverless future

Tampa Bay Times

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Drones Can Save Lives—If the Government Lets Them

Fortune

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Joe Rinzel: Ohio is leading transportation innovation

The Columbus Dispatch

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Creating smart policies now can maximize future benefits of drone delivery

Newsday

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On deliveries via drones, leaders should start looking ahead

Las Vegas Sun

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Creating Smart Policies Now Can Maximize Future Benefits of Drone Delivery

InsideSources

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What Google's self-driving cars say about Arizona

The Arizona Republic

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Featured Column: Michigan offers roadmap for innovation

The Detroit News 

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The gig economy is on trial, and policymakers must take notice

The Hill

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Column: Banning Delivery Robots Would be a Short-Sighted View of the Future

San Fransisco Examiner

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How Will We Rewrite the Old Rules to Keep Up With Economic Innovation?

Morning Consult

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What We're Reading

We keep an eye out for the most intriguing stories about our subjects of interest: technological innovations, self-driving cars, the gig economy, artificial intelligence, consumer privacy concerns, and more. Here’s some of what we’ve seen lately:

Self-Driving Cars See Less Human Intervention in California

Government Technology

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Portable benefits: New perks for the gig economy

Employee Benefits News

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Emporia lawmakers discuss update to alcohol laws

The Emporia Gazette

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With 5G, midsize cities can be more 'nimble' and 'ambitious'

Smart Cities Dive

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Emerging Employment Structures: The Gig Economy Rapidly Evolves

Forbes

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Retail executives share 6 key components of the store of the future

Retail Dive

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UNT Shakes Up Retail with Tech‑Focused Degree Program

Dallas Innovates

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San Diego advances proposal to nix parking requirements

Smart Cities Dive

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SLC Airport regulation of peer-to-peer car rental app could face legislative challenge

KUTV News 2 (Salt Lake City, Utah)

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Another self-driving car startup is starting small, and that’s a good thing

The Verge

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Check out a free Wi-Fi hotspot? Now you can in two low-income neighborhoods in Wichita

Wichita Daily Eagle

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Liquor bill allowing sales on Sundays passes the House

WDTV News 5 (W. Va.)

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Philadelphia releases ‘smart city’ roadmap with eyes on tech pitfalls

StateScoop

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There are now 5 generations in the workforce–can they work together?

Fast Company

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White House poised to take action on artificial intelligence, 5G

The Hill

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From millennials to seniors, Twin Cities workers embrace 'side hustle' economy

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

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Waymo Is Nearing Robocar Deal With Renault-Nissan Alliance

Bloomberg

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Lawmakers consider changes to allow more alcohol permits in growing communities

Indianapolis Business Journal

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What’s Your Take On Drone Use In Kansas? KDOT Wants To Know

KMUW 89.1 (Wichita, Kan.)

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Why Connected Intersections Are the Backbones of Smart Cities

State Technology

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Transformation: Physical Meets Digital at the Cutting Edge of Tech

Chain Store Age

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Goodbye, 3.2, hello, 4.8? Utah lawmaker pushes to allow stores to sell stronger beer

Salt Lake Tribune

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Amid Job Numbers Blowout, Gig Economy Thrives

PYMNTS

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Measure creating task force to study autonomous vehicles clears full assembly

NJBiz

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Self-driving shuttle offers Denver a glimpse of its future — but will riders jump on board?

The Denver Post

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Affordable housing, internet access and planning apps on Ginther’s 2019 agenda

The Columbus Dispatch

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Bill introduced to reform Idaho's liquor license laws

Idaho State Journal

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