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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.
November 30, 2020
A new ITIF report finds that claims that drastic measures are needed for the United States to catch up to China in the 5G race often stem from misleading comparisons of 5G deployment.


News Clips

November 2, 2020
"You've seen it on [Trump's] campaign websites and there have been tweets that on the list of to-dos for a second term is to build a nationalized 5G network," Doug Brake, director of broadband and
November 2, 2020
The roundtable was kicked-off with the presentation of the report ‘How voluntary agreements among key stakeholders help combat digital piracy’, by its author, Nigel Cory, the expert and analyst of
October 31, 2020
"A lot of the tech companies have not liked the approach of Trump when it comes to China," said Rob Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, or ITIF, a Washingto
October 30, 2020
Missouri is becoming a bit more competitive in the technology-based global economy, a new ranking shows. The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation ranks the state 25th this year on its 
October 30, 2020
“The next administration cannot take a hands-off position in addressing technology’s place in our day-to-day lives,” said Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Fou