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.
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Congress Should Not Twist Antitrust Laws to Launch an Ill-Defined Broadside on Internet Platforms, Says ITIF
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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
COVID-19 Highlights Robust U.S. Broadband Network Performance, But Also the Need to Tackle the Digital Divide and Invest in Rural Broadband Development
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.
July 9, 2020
In response to reports that the United States Trade Representative (USTR) intends to implement tariffs on French products if France
August 28, 2020
Startup activity in the U.S.
August 27, 2020
As a Senior Policy Analyst at the Center of Data Innovation in Brussels, Eline Chivot focuses on European technology policy issues and how policymakers can promote digital innovation in the EU.
August 26, 2020
It also coincides with competitive pressure from China and other countries that are investing in these emerging technologies. China is adopting AI at a faster rate than the U.S.
August 18, 2020
August 17, 2020
Beyond its round-up of on-the-record statements attributed to both TikTok and its execs, including TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer, the new website highlights any coverage it deems favorable.