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December 14, 2020
WASHINGTON—Augmented reality (AR)—an immersive technology that overlays digitally rendered content on a user’s physical environment—is the latest tool to challenge legal and social norms related to
December 9, 2020
WASHINGTON—In response to a set of antitrust lawsuits announced today against Facebook by the Federal Trade Commission and a coalition of states, Robert Atkinson, ITIF's President, released the fol
December 3, 2020
Transatlantic trade and innovation will suffer unless policymakers replace the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield with a new legal framework outlining how firms can legally protect EU personal data when they transfer it to the United States to provide the digital goods and services that now drive transatlantic trade.
December 2, 2020
Holding up the NDAA in an effort to kill Section 230 is a terrible idea that politicizes national security at the expense of free speech and innovation in the Internet economy.


News Clips

November 15, 2020
“Under a Biden administration there would be much more support for the technology sectors, I believe,” said Rob Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, a Washin
November 12, 2020
Though Republican and Democrats are both suspicious of Huawei, TikTok could get a reprieve under Biden.
November 11, 2020
“[Biden] is likely to focus on engaging government as a more active partner alongside industry in spurring innovation—but also as a tougher regulator of many tech industries and technologies,” said
November 11, 2020
Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, predicted that “you will see a general fund of monies appropriated to rural broadband.”
November 10, 2020
Pour Robert Atkinson, président du groupe de réflexion Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, ces propos «sont plus des déclarations de campagne qu’autre chose», et une abrogation immédi