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March 2011 Newsletter

This Month’s Featured video on our YouTube Channel

In 2010 saw exponential growth in wireless innovations and use. From growth in competition, applications and social media to new and better paying jobs — 2010 was a big year for mobile technology. Watch now

Washington consumers now pay highest mobile taxes in the country

WA now has the highest wireless tax rate in the country at 23.64%. Keep in mind, King County wants more. They’re asking the legislature for additional taxing authority on utilities — including your cell phone.

Did you get new electronics during the holiday season? Here’s how to safely dispose of your old electronic items.

Toxic chemicals in electronics products can leach into the land over time or are released into the atmosphere, impacting nearby communities and the environment. The EPA estimates that as high as 80% of used electronic devices end up in landfills. Here are some great tools you can use to ensure your old cell phones, computers, and other electronic devices get properly recycled.

Tech issues in Congress

The new session of Congress has started and many tech policy experts expect action on several tech issues in 2011.

In case you missed it

Movie Shot entirely using iPhone 4: A Korean film maker is releasing a movie that he shot using an iPhone.

This Month’s Poll Question

Has regulation improved the technologies that you consider most important to your life? VOTE HERE

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