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September 28, 2012
ITIF claims "Do Not Track" technology could hurt the ability of websites to deliver free services to users.
September 27, 2012
Neither political party is going to get kudos for what they failed to do a few weeks ago on visa reform. This is a pretty easy slam dunk for them, particularly if other companies come out for it.
September 26, 2012
Recommendations include creation of ‘manufacturing universities,’ lower tax rates and more funding for trade agencies.
September 20, 2012
The bottom line is that members of the tech community can find things to like and dislike in each candidate’s philosophies. The trick, according to ITIF, is to find a balance between Obama’s appreciation for the constructive power of government and Romney’s focus on business.
September 20, 2012
ITIF issued a report concluding that the threatened cuts in federally sponsored research would reduce U.S. economic output by $203-billion to $860-billion over nine years.
September 19, 2012
ITIF finds Obama believes in a more “activist role” for government in promoting innovation, while Romney believes the government should focus more on creating incentives for emerging companies and industries to grow.


Press Releases

November 19, 2015
ITIF called on UN climate negotiators meeting soon in Paris to commit to research and development initiatives that spur innovation in clean energy.
November 19, 2015
The innovative biotechnology involved in genetically engineering salmon promises to bring healthy and affordable food to countless consumers with lower environmental impact than traditional ocean-farmed salmon.
November 17, 2015
The Center for Data Innovation, an affiliated research institute of ITIF, announced that it has launched a European policy program in Brussels and has named Paul MacDonnell head of European policy.
November 10, 2015
It’s good to see Congress working to put in place policies that will see wireless-based growth continue to flourish, said Doug Brake.
November 5, 2015
ITIF announced today that U.S. Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) will serve as an honorary co-chair.
October 29, 2015
Congress needs to ensure that the Internet continues to be the fount of innovation and creativity we enjoy today and that everyone can share in it.
October 26, 2015
Without pioneering new ideas and equipment, innovation and productivity will be stuck in neutral.
October 22, 2015
So-called “dig once” policies can dramatically reduce the cost of deploying broadband Internet infrastructure by taking advantage of the opportunity to install new conduits whenever roads or sewers are under construction, says Doug Brake.