How Americans Can Become Tech Policy Activists | Caroline McCarthy | TEDxBoulder

"When you’ve voted for a political candidate — be it federal, state, or local — did you ever take into consideration their stances on cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, or data privacy? You probably didn’t, but it’s time tech policy took its place in the spotlight for voters. In this talk former technology journalist and longtime media executive Caroline McCarthy offers a basic overview of what makes tech policy different from all the other political issues out there, and a framework for learning about it and getting involved with elected officials.