China’s state-backing of Huawei and ZTE allowed these companies to seize global market share from more innovative international competitors, reducing their growth in sales and investments in R&D. This, in turn, hurt global innovation in the industry.
May 27, 2016
ITIF filed comments with the FCC, advising against its flawed broadband privacy proposal. The FTC should provide uniform privacy oversight.
April 27, 2016
The broadband privacy rules proposed by the FCC are less about putting consumers in control and more about curtailing business-model innovation, said Doug Brake in Forbes.
March 29, 2016
The FCC should expand Lifeline to offer a tech-neutral voucher for whatever communications tools best suit users' needs, said Doug Brake in Innovation Files.
March 25, 2016
News that Netflix has been slowing video streams shows how bright-line rules are ill-suited for open Internet oversight, writes Doug Brake in Innovation Files.
March 17, 2016
The FCC should give the "green light" to zero-rating programs, says Doug Brake on Innovation Files.
March 1, 2016
ITIF report rejects calls for the FCC to regulate broadband privacy differently than the rest of our digital economy.
February 8, 2016
Robert Reich’s new book reads like the last message in a game of telephone on the topic of broadband policy, writes Doug Brake in Real Clear Policy.
January 28, 2016
The FCC's recent conclusion that the United States is not making reasonable progress in deploying broadband rests on a highly strained reading of the evidence, writes Doug Brake in Innovation Files.
December 21, 2015
Under the current light-touch rules on mobile messaging, carriers have created a valuable, virtually spam-free service for consumers, and the FCC should maintain this regulatory environment.
December 4, 2015
During the oral argument over the FCC’s net neutrality rules, the judges seemed ready to give the FCC discretion on the main aspects of wired reclassification, but some other issues could inevitably dismantle the whole order, said Doug Brake in Innovation Files.