Information Technology And Innovation Foundation

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Name: Information Technology And Innovation Foundation
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 34 mins ago - 1 reports

Google Glass: Who pays $1,500 to be an 'explorer' and why?

Google gave consumers one day to pay $1,500 to join a beta test of Google Glass, part of a bid to generate buy-in from consumers and interest from potential developers. Tuesday may have been tax day for millions, but for the select few, it was also the ... [Published Christian Science Monitor - 2 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Manufacturing innovation is key to boosting growth

Some pundits argue that American manufacturing is rebounding and returning to our shores. Others contend that manufacturing doesn’t matter anymore so we should not even focus on the sector. Neither of these views is accurate. America’s trade sector competitiveness ... [Published The Hill - 10 hours ago]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Digital dustups: Can social media protest force corporate change?

Computerworld - The Drop Dropbox website image. The announcement of Rice's appointment on Dropbox's blog site was peppered with comments both fervently for and against the move. At the very least, the protests are being enabled by the Web, if not specifically ... [Published India Everyday - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Bipartisan Group of 29 Organizations Urges Congress to Take Action to Avert Tax Increase

PR NewswireWASHINGTON, April 10, 2014WASHINGTON"It is not often that an issue receives bipartisan support in Washington, D.C."As the tax deadline of April 15thRon Busby Sr.Signatories to the letter include: the 60 Plus Association, Center for Individual ... [Published Digital Journal - Apr 10 2014]
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First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

New Data.gov Section Profiles the Companies That Use It

0 The government’s digital information repository Data.gov launched a new section on Tuesday focused on companies and nonprofits that are using government data to fuel their businesses.The page titled Impact offers brief profiles of 22 companies that ... [Published Nextgov.com - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Qualcomm-linked foundation pays for Davis travel

FloridaNews Ticker Well-traveled House Democrat and staffer take mid-winter Florida junket By Matt Potter, San Diego House Democrat Susan Davis, stuck closer to home in her latest gratis mid-winter foray from the nation's capital.A travel-disclosure form ... [Published San Diego Reader - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

CISCO SYSTEMS : The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) - Discussion

TIME: 2 p.m.EVENT: The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) holds a discussion on "How Technology is Reshaping the Future of Mobility."PARTICIPANTS: Mary Brown , director of government affairs at Cisco Systems ; Andrew Coetzee , group ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Obama calls for NSA reforms

Crystal is new, so new we know very little. We will get more information on her soon. Thanks for your patience.AMARILLO, TEXAS -- President Barack Obama is calling for National Security Agency reforms.Following leaked intelligence information, some countries ... [Published ConnectAmarillo.com - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

The STEM Talent Shortage Debate

In science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), does the United States face a talent shortage or not? Like the brain drain issue, I started out on the side of crisis. The more I study the problem, the more I agree with “ The Myth of the Science ... [Published Pacific Standard - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 3 reports

China, Russia, and Iran want a crack at controlling the Internet

:45 PM PDTShare This:Each passing day sees more resistance to the Obama Administration's announced handover of Internet domain supervision to an as-yet undetermined global agency.  There's still plenty of support for the move as well, but the pendulum ... [Published Breitbart.com - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

The National Broadband Plan Four Years Later

Source: Aspen InstituteCoverage Type: press releaseLocation:Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), 1101 K Street, NW, Suite 610A, Washington, DC, 20005, United States[Commentary] While many countries have National Broadband Plans, the ... [Published Benton Foundation - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

US ceding control of key internet body

"Without the US government providing an effective backstop to ICANN's original operating principles, there would be no mechanism in place to stop foreign governments from interfering with ICANN's operations," Daniel Castro, senior analyst for the Information ... [Published Dominion Post - Mar 17 2014]

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Ron Busby Sr., President of U S Black Chambers, Inc., echoed that sentiment, adding, "Ensuring that our business members continue to have affordable and reliable Internet access will allow them to remain competitive in today's global economy. We support the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act (H.R 3086) because we understand that our country is strongest when citizens of all economic levels have fair access to the Internet."
...if [used] against online services like a Dropbox or a Mozilla because their users are online and they can quickly take an action," Castro said. "They can go online and switch their service or not download Firefox anymore." Yesterday, a webpage called Drop Dropbox popped up on the Web and began building momentum after being posted to sites such as Reddit
Companies are also likely to be more proactive in the future to try to determine what might cause a protest and get out ahead of it. "These protests are new, so companies will have to figure out how to adjust to them and operate in that environment."
...the global public interest since its own financial interests are at odds with keeping costs down for Internet users and businesses," Castro said. "Without US oversight, ICANN has the potential to grow into the world's largest unregulated monopoly."

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Google Glass: Who pays $1,500 to be an 'explore... [Published Christian Science Monitor - 2 hours ago]
Manufacturing innovation is key to boosting growth [Published The Hill - 10 hours ago]
ITFA Coalition Commends Group's Action to Avert... [Published Individual.com - 22 hours ago]
Digital dustups: Can social media protest force... [Published India Everyday - Apr 11 2014]
Digital dustups: Can social media protest force... [Published Computerworld - Apr 11 2014]
ICANN Defends Internet Oversight Handoff [Published Information Week - Apr 10 2014]
Bipartisan Group of 29 Organizations Urges Cong... [Published Digital Journal - Apr 10 2014]
Passage of TPA will help fast-track key deals w... [Published Cargonews Asia - Apr 10 2014]
New Data.gov Section Profiles the Companies Tha... [Published Nextgov.com - Apr 08 2014]
OVERNIGHT TECH: Leahy hopeful for Tuesday paten... [Published The Hill - Apr 08 2014]
Qualcomm-linked foundation pays for Davis travel [Published San Diego Reader - Apr 07 2014]
In Scrutiny of Cable Merger, Internet Choice Wi... [Published Columbus - Apr 07 2014]
Dangerous Erosion of Freedom as Obama Cedes Con... [Published Right Wing News - Apr 07 2014]
Dangerous erosion of freedom as Obama cedes con... [Published Enter Stage Right - Apr 07 2014]
CISCO SYSTEMS : The Information Technology and ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 04 2014]
America needs corporate tax reform [Published The Hill - Apr 03 2014]
Data Protection For Individuals: MWC/GTWN 2014 [Published Entrepreneur Country - Apr 03 2014]
Veteran Washington trade groups seek new blood ... [Published The Hill - Apr 03 2014]
Can't afford RandD loss [Published HeraldNet - Apr 02 2014]
NSA spying gives big boost to non-US tech firms [Published CNBC - Mar 31 2014]
Snowden leaks over GCHQ and NSA spying costing ... [Published Voice of Russia - Mar 31 2014]
Louisiana lawmakers among those taking privatel... [Published Monroe News Star - Mar 31 2014]
Louisiana lawmakers take advantage of privately... [Published Lafayette Daily Advertiser - Mar 28 2014]
Bully or Bodyguard? Assessing the Proper Role o... [Published Targeted News Service - Mar 28 2014]
Keeping Technology in Perspective [Published Data Center Journal - Mar 27 2014]
Obama calls for NSA reforms [Published ConnectAmarillo.com - Mar 27 2014]
Tech Fear-Mongering Must Stop [Published Information Week - Mar 26 2014]
The STEM Talent Shortage Debate [Published Pacific Standard - Mar 26 2014]
Rebuilding America's Online Reputation [Published Data Breach Today - Mar 25 2014]
Characterizing Energy Access, Climate Change, a... [Published The Energy Collective - Mar 24 2014]
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Doing wrong by the Internet, for all the wrong ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 19 2014]
In response to Relinquishing Control of the Internet Is Obama's Way Of Taking America Down a Peg : I'm sure a good deal of the reflexive acceptance for ICANN handover from certain quarters will come from the conviction that anything "global" or "international" ...
China, Russia, and Iran want a crack at control... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 18 2014]
Each passing day sees more resistance to the Obama Administration's announced handover of Internet domain supervision to an as-yet undetermined global agency.  There's still plenty of support for the move as well, but the pendulum seems to be swinging ...
Very bad news: USA ceding Internet authority to... [Published Cleveland Tea Party Patriots - Mar 16 2014]
Art credit: anunews.comThe US is starting to relinquish its sovereignty. Politico reports :The U.S. Commerce Department is relinquishing its hold over the group that manages the Internet’s architecture amid pressure to globalize its functions in the ...
US to Relinquish Key Oversight Role for Internet [Published SecurityWeek RSS Feed - Mar 14 2014]
WASHINGTON - The US government announced Friday it was giving up its key role in charge of the Internet's technical operations, handing over those functions to "the global multistakeholder community." The US Commerce Department said it would seek ...
ITIF: Ignore 'Paranoid Bloggers' And Pesky 'Pop... [Published Techdirt - Mar 05 2014]
As I've been noting , Comcast lobbyists have certainly fired up their sound wall of paid PR folk, consultants, think tanks, and other policy tendrils in a fairly weak attempt to convince everyone that an immeasurably larger and more powerful Comcast ...
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