THINKPIECE: Do hi-tech PR professionals have the ability to affect the regulation of the computer industry?
In addition to the Microsoft antitrust trial that hogged the
headlines for nearly a year, government officials are keeping a close
eye on a number of other issues in the computer industry. The main
topics are Y2K glitches, Internet privacy and sexual and violent content
online. Their conclusion may well be that the computer industry is
unable to regulate itself.