Employees' constitutional rights

by Phil Elmore -- What rights do employers have to regulate your use of technology? It's generally accepted, for good reason, that your employer has the right to monitor your Internet use more…

The immorality of laws regulating technology

by Phil Elmore -- Wherever technology is used, it is subject to regulation. Laws govern, constrain or otherwise regulate countless aspects of the consumer technology we use every day. We are so more…

Technology is morally neutral

by Phil Elmore -- What is the purpose of technology? Is technology good or bad? What role does technology play in the life of a right-thinking, right-minded American citizen? Before you answer more…

The statists latest target: Texting

by Phil Elmore -- It's a fact of left-leaning, illiberal politics that whenever something becomes popular, there will be a statist politician, regardless of party affiliation, who will want to ban it. more…

Is your spouse cheating online?

by Phil Elmore -- You may have heard that roughly half of all marriages end, or will end, in divorce. While the actual statistics concerning the divorce rate in America are more more…

4th Amendment: Buried by technology

by Phil Elmore -- The Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution reads, "The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and more…

A technological lynching

by Phil Elmore -- By now you've no doubt heard about Carrie Prejean, "Miss California," who (at least as of Tuesday) will be allowed to retain her title despite the possibly malicious more…

No, you can't steal property online

by Phil Elmore -- It has been a few weeks now since the guilty verdict was handed down in the infamous Pirate Bay trial. This was the latest legal battle over copyright more…

POD books and information overload

by Phil Elmore -- The smells of desperation and need were heavy in the air as I stepped into the community room of my local library. I hadn't realized what it meant more…

The left's fear of firearms

by Phil Elmore -- With a socialist and would-be totalitarian in the White House and a Democrat majority in Congress, the forces of popular culture are marshaling, eager to accomplish several long-term more…