James F. Booth

For more than 25 years, James Booth has provided consulting and legal services to telecommunications carriers and to enterprise companies that manage their own telecommunications networks. Since June of 2009 he has also served as General Counsel of Spread Networks, LLC, which is the industry leader in the construction and operation of low latency high speed networks. Before joining Spread he was General Counsel for OnFiber Communications, a competitive telecommunications provider, and was the sole attorney for Qwest Communications International in support of its construction of an 18,800 mile fiber optic network spanning the United States. Earlier he was lead counsel for U S WEST in its wireless and cable television ventures in the United States, Europe and Hong Kong.

Monday, February 10, 2014

Wozniak: Cloud Technology Just Isn't Safe From Surveillance

Steve Wozniak, the outspoken co-founder of Apple, seems to be particularly concerned about suspected NSA spying on the cloud, reports Richard Neiva of CNET. Companies offering cloud based computing services have been under fire ever since it became common knowledge that the NSA infiltrated both Google and Yahoo services last October.