Issues

May 31, 2013
The book provides a compelling vision of how big data is changing how we use data, as well as the economic consequences of big data.

May 27, 2013
Bitcoin is larger than the currencies of 30-50 other nations, but it is still a long way from becoming the de facto global digital currency.

May 25, 2013
A collaborative trade relationship between the U.S. and India is in both parties' best interests.

May 22, 2013
Supporters and opponents of surveillance technology will debate the pros and cons of video cameras and other related technologies.

May 22, 2013
U.S. economic politics is often framed as a clash between “Main Street” and multinationals, with the former hard working mom and pop owners and the latter controlled by profit-hungry tycoons. But this framing misses the point, what determines America’s position in the global economy is not whether Fred’s clothing shop sells more pants.

May 22, 2013
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro was featured on the news program Crosstalk as part of a panel of experts that discussed the potential impact of Bitcoin on finance and e-commerce.

May 21, 2013
Despite recent investments in energy innovation, budget sequestration could potentially cut DOD energy research and procurement programs by 25 percent compared to FY2012 funding levels.

May 20, 2013
The reasons behind the lack of corporate support for federal technology initiatives.

May 20, 2013
There is a great disparity between the traditional broadband narrative and the American broadband reality.

May 20, 2013
Instead of berating U.S. companies for being unpatriotic, Congress would be better advised to put in place the comprehensive changes needed to make the U.S. economy more competitive.