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August 1, 2020
WASHINGTON—In response to reports that President Trump plans to ban the Chinese-owned social-video app TikTok from the United States, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) iss
July 29, 2020
Prior to a much-anticipated hearing Wednesday in the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Antitrust, at which the chief executives of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google parent company Alphabet were scheduled to testify on competition in the digital marketplace, ITIF President Robert D. Atkinson issued the following statement.
July 16, 2020
BRUSSELS—In response to today’s decision of the European Court of Justice in the Schrems II case that ruled companies moving personal user data from the European Unio
July 13, 2020
WASHINGTON—Despite the challenges that widespread adoption of strong encryption poses for law enforcement seeking to intercept messages and prevent or investigate crime, a
July 13, 2020
WASHINGTON—The COVID-19 pandemic did not break the Internet; instead, it highlighted the strong performance of U.S. broadband networks when facing up to a 40 percent increase in traffic.


News Clips

September 15, 2020
The research, from Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy and the Information Technology Innovation Foundation, is detailed, down to line-item funding numbers a Biden administration c
September 11, 2020
According to Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, a US lobby group for technology, the US government now invests less in R&D compared to the size of the economy than it has in more
September 10, 2020
The groups were joined in opposition to the ban by national organiz
September 10, 2020
“The cloud market is growing quickly in China in part because individual and business broadband adoption is still growing at a robust pace,” said Rob Atkinson, president of the Information Technolo
September 8, 2020
The coronavirus has been a huge setback for just about everyone. Except cybercriminals.