The Government’s Technology Agency Admits It Has Lousy Technology

The FCC’s aging technology leaves it vulnerable to attacks.

An unidentified employee lifts an old computer monitor for testing at RecycledPCparts.com August 1, 2002 in Opa Locka, Florida. The company, one of about 30 in the U.S., takes in outdated computer parts from businesses and organizations in the southeastern U.S., tests and recycles the parts, prepares the computers for re-use, and finally exports them for sale in 26 countries. It is illegal for large companies to dump old computer parts in landfills, so they must turn to demanufacturers like RecycledPCparts.com for computer disposal. Business for the company has increased so much since their 1998 inception that they are getting ready for their eighth move to a larger warehouse. (Photo by David Friedman/Getty Images)
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