date icon December 22, 2015 category icon News, Statements

Statement on FCC Inquiries Into ISP Practices

Washington, DC – Internet Association President and CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on the FCC’s inquiries into ISP practices, including T-Mobile’s video throttling and Binge On programs…

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date icon December 11, 2015 category icon News, Statements

Statement on Last Minute Changes to the GDPR Age of Consent

Washington, DC – Internet Association President and CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement on last minute changes to the text of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that unilaterally increases the age of consent from 13 to 16 for the use of online services.

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date icon December 11, 2015 category icon News, Statements

Statement on the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015

Washington, DC – Internet Association President and CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement in support of the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015:

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date icon December 10, 2015 category icon News, Press Releases

New Report Calculates the Size of the Internet Economy

Today, the Internet Association released a new report on the Internet’s economic impact, which finds that employment in the Internet sector has doubled since 2007, nearing three million total jobs. The Internet sector was responsible for an estimated $966.2 billion, or six percent, of real GDP in 2014.

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date icon December 7, 2015 category icon News, Press Releases

Assemblymember Ian Calderon and the Internet Association Highlight the Internet’s Positive Impact on Whittier Small Businesses

Washington, D.C. – Today, Assemblymember Ian Calderon (D-Whittier) and the Internet Association led a small business crawl in Whittier, California. The crawl featured three local businesses that use the Internet to expand their customer base, increase economic growth, and boost job opportunities in the community.

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date icon December 3, 2015 category icon News, Press Releases

National Survey Shines Light On America’s Emerging Peer-to-Peer Culture

Americans utilizing peer-to-peer platforms do not do so as users of separate tools but as members of a larger culture that crosses platforms and demographics

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date icon December 2, 2015 category icon News, Press Releases

Internet Association Asks Court to Vacate Sweeping TCPA Rules

Today, the Internet Association filed an amicus brief with the DC Circuit Court of Appeals, calling on the court to overturn the Federal Communications Commission’s recent TCPA Order.

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Holladay, UT – Internet Association (IA) and Congressman John Curtis (R-UT-3) today will tour small businesses and community organizations in Holladay, UT as part of an “Internet Community Crawl” to discuss how local businesses, nonprofits, and community groups use the internet to expand and succeed. “The local business community and residents of Holladay – like…

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