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January 7, 2019
WASHINGTON — Despite occasional media frenzies raising alarms about facial recognition technology—such as news that the Secret Service would test a system outside the White House—a new
December 17, 2018
WASHINGTON—The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the leading think tank for science and technology policy, today announced its disapproval of the French government’s decision
December 17, 2018
The changing nature of work and labor markets — and how best to prepare society for tomorrow’s workplace — is one of the most crucial challenges that countries and policymakers will face over the c
December 10, 2018
WASHINGTON — Despite frequent accusations from many politicians and commentators that Internet platforms like Google, Facebook, and Twitter are biased against conservative points of view,
December 4, 2018
WASHINGTON — While the United States leads in developing and using artificial intelligence (AI), many other countries and regions, including China, France, and the United Kingdom, are putting in pl


News Clips

January 14, 2019
As reported by The Verge, ITIF released a proposed a “grand bargain” with lawmakers, arguing that any new federal data privacy bill should preempt state privacy laws and repeal the sector-specific
January 10, 2019
"People are often suspicious of new technologies, but in this case, they seem to have warmed up to facial recognition technology quite quickly," Daniel Castro told the Agence France-Presse.
January 7, 2019
"People don't realize that legislation doesn't just affect the internet giants, it affects your local grocery store and creates costs throughout the system," Alan McQuinn told the Agence France-Pre
December 31, 2018
Val Giddings told Bloomberg Government a consolidated food-safety regulator isn’t necessarily better for consumers and food producers.
December 27, 2018
"In the U.S., theres still been a pretty strong defense for intermediary liability. I think that will continue to be upheld at least for a while.