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August 2, 2021
Early proposals from the administration indicated an intent to transform broadband into an old-fashioned utility through massive, wasteful overbuilding. Significant improvements to the draft legislation have brought it much closer to something ITIF could support.
July 27, 2021
WASHINGTON—Following the House Science Committee marking up five bills to complement the United States Innovation and Competitiveness Act, funding several regional technology hubs, reauthorizing th
July 20, 2021
Along with the president’s choice of Lina Khan to lead the FTC, this pick represents the ascendancy of antitrust populism over the traditional principles of consumer welfare and innovation.
July 19, 2021
WASHINGTON—Following the Biden administration accusing the Chinese government of breaching Microsoft email systems, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the leading think ta


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July 2, 2021
“He has to go down in American history as one of the greatest entrepreneurs of all time, up there with Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Bill Gates, and Steve Jobs,” said Robert Atkinson, president
July 2, 2021
“As AR and VR become more accessible and easier to use, they offer a lot of great possibilities for government to explore innovative approaches,” said Ellysse Dick, a policy analyst at the Informat
July 1, 2021
Aurelien Portuese, the director of antitrust and innovation policy at the ITIF, said some countries use antitrust enforcement as a means of economic warfare, pun
July 1, 2021
Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology Innovation Foundation (ITIF) said soon after the NSF directorate was proposed there was "pushback." The scientific community, he noted "resi
June 30, 2021
Lina Khan was sworn in this month as the youngest and arguably most progressive head of the Federal Trade Commission in the agency’s 106-year history, cementing a new era of populist antitrus