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May 11, 2016
We can no longer simply hope that some R&D funding actually yields economic results.
May 6, 2016
ITIF's Center for Data Innovation and almost 50 other organizations urged congressional action on the bipartisan Open, Permanent, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act.
May 4, 2016
ITIF released a new e-book arguing for a sea change in thinking that would make productivity growth the principal goal of economic policy.
April 28, 2016
ITIF urges U.S. policymakers to take decisive steps to ensure the United States continues to be a world leader in high-performance computing.
April 27, 2016
Americans expect that their data will receive Fourth Amendment protections regardless of the means used to store it, and this legislation will help bridge that divide.

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October 26, 2015
Daniel Castro raised the specter of a "splinternet" emerging, where data-processing centers spring up in multiple countries as firms try to avoid falling foul of divergent privacy laws, writes Deutsche Welle. "We are seeing an increase in the number of data centers in Europe, although it is hard to say what is causing this," Castro said.
October 24, 2015
"You're taking about Europe imposing its version of how the world should be on everyone else," said Daniel Castro in AFP regarding the right to be forgotten.
October 24, 2015
“It’s a great idea, it’s good common-sense policy — but obviously not a total panacea,” said Doug Brake in The Hill. “Where it gets real expensive is where you get out into the tendrils of the network, and costs go up exponentially as you start trying to lay down the last mile getting into everyone’s home.”
October 20, 2015
According to an ITIF report, revelations about U.S. government surveillance programs have spurred an international backlash that may cost U.S. technology companies an estimated $35 billion in lost sales and contracts by 2016, writes Bloomberg.
October 20, 2015
ITIF said any new regulations “will have long-term implications for free speech, privacy, and the commercial development and deployment of this nascent technology,” writes POLITICO Morning Tech.

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