November 29, 2002
The Making of a Policy GadflySeeing crucial computer-science work threatened, a Princeton professor takes on Congress
Edward W. Felten is a distinguished Princeton University computer scientist whose specialty is computer security and cryptography. So how come a Web log he created calls for the regulation of dog collars?
Mr. Felten's message -- "Fight piracy! Regulate dog collars!" -- is part of what he calls Fritz's Hit List, an irreverent inventory of devices that would be affected by a bill