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date icon April 6, 2020 category icon Press Releases

Internet Association Launches Website Highlighting the Industry’s COVID-19 Response Efforts

Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today launched a website highlighting the internet industry’s wide-ranging response to the COVID-19 pandemic and related resources. The new site reflects IA members’ ongoing commitment to provide their workers, users, and the broader internet community with safe and flexible work environments, credible and timely information and resources, and secure… Read more

date icon March 31, 2020 category icon Press Releases

March Jobs Report Shows Online Jobs Posting Up After Last Month’s Drop, But Still Down By Half Over Last 12 Months

“The March 3i report indicates that online full-time job postings are beginning to increase again following their precipitous drop in January.” Christopher Hooton, IA Chief Economist Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today released the March IA Industry Indicators: Jobs (3i Jobs) report, which presents monthly insights on the U.S. job market using data from… Read more

date icon March 31, 2020 category icon Press Releases

New Quarterly IA Research Shows Consumer Preferences For Carsharing For The First Time

“Our newest survey question shows the potential of peer-to-peer to carsharing services. Consumers have only a weak preference for traditional car rentals, indicating a big opportunity for growth.” Christopher Hooton, IA Chief Economist Washington, DC — Internet Association today released the Q1 2020 (Q3 2019 data) IA Industry Indicators Report (3I Report), which provides quarterly… Read more

date icon March 2, 2020 category icon Press Releases

Statement On The Announcement Of The UK’s Negotiating Objectives For A Trade Agreement With The U.S.

Washington, DC – IA Director Jordan Haas released the following statement on the announcement of the United Kingdom’s (UK’s) negotiating objectives for a free trade agreement with the U.S.: “The U.S. and the UK both lead the world in digital and a free trade agreement with robust digital, intellectual property, and customs provisions would benefit… Read more

date icon February 21, 2020 category icon Press Releases

February Online Jobs Report Shows Steep Drop In Online Jobs Postings

“Jobs postings, job searches, and job applications all dropped this month following the conclusion of the holiday season, with jobs postings seeing its biggest drop since IA began collecting data.” Christopher Hooton, IA Chief Economist Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today released the February IA Industry Indicators: Jobs (3i Jobs) report, which presents monthly… Read more

date icon January 31, 2020 category icon Press Releases

Internet Association Announces Leadership Changes, Michael Beckerman To Move In-House

Washington, DC — Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman announced today his intention to depart from the organization on February 29 to lead policy and government relations internally at an internet company. Beckerman has served as IA’s President & CEO since its founding in 2012. IA, the unified voice of the internet economy, is… Read more

date icon December 19, 2019 category icon Press Releases

December Online Jobs Report Shows Tripling Of Full-Time Jobs Postings Online Since Last Year

Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today released the December IA Industry Indicators: Jobs (3i Jobs) report, which presents monthly insights on the U.S. job market using data from national and internet-based resources. The report tracks trends in the traditional and freelance job markets and presents unique information on hiring, openings, and online income by… Read more

date icon December 17, 2019 category icon Press Releases

New IA Research Finds Consumer Preferences Switched From Cable And Satellite To Online Streaming Last Year

“One in ten Americans now exclusively enjoy content through online streaming, and a clear majority of consumers now use online streaming for at least some of their viewing.” Dr. Christopher Hooton, Chief Economist Washington, DC — Internet Association today released the Q4 2019 IA Industry Indicators Report (3I Report), which provides quarterly indicators for the… Read more

date icon December 9, 2019 category icon Press Releases

Internet Industry Comments On The California Attorney General’s CCPA Proposed Regulations

Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) submitted comments to the California Attorney General’s Office (AGO) on the proposed regulations for the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). The comments highlight the internet industry’s concerns with the AGO’s proposed regulations, which place confusing and unnecessary burdens on businesses without adding meaningful privacy protections for consumers.  “CCPA is… Read more

date icon December 3, 2019 category icon Press Releases

November Online Jobs Report Shows First Drop In Online Income

“Online job postings continued to rise in November, while online job searches, applications, and hirings fell again this month.” Christopher Hooton, IA Chief Economist Washington, DC – Internet Association today released the November IA Industry Indicators: Jobs (3i Jobs) report, which presents monthly insights on the U.S. job market using data from national and internet-based… Read more

date icon November 19, 2019 category icon Press Releases

Internet Industry Releases First Ever Industry-Wide Workforce Diversity Report

Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today released the industry’s inaugural Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Benchmark Report, providing first-of-its-kind workforce data for companies in the internet industry. The report goes beyond traditional workforce data and examines current practices among IA member companies that vary in age, size, and business model to understand the current landscape… Read more

date icon November 18, 2019 category icon Press Releases

New Research Finds Short Term Rentals Bring $7 Million To Annapolis Every Year

Annapolis, MD –  New Internet Association research released today finds that short term rentals (STRs) create dozens of jobs and add millions of dollars to Annapolis’ economy each year. Internet Association, the only trade association representing leading internet companies, examined the economic and job contributions of STR platforms like Airbnb and HomeAway to the Annapolis… Read more

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Washington, DC – Internet Association (IA) today launched a website highlighting the internet industry’s wide-ranging response to the COVID-19 pandemic and related resources. The new site reflects IA members’ ongoing commitment to provide their workers, users, and the broader internet community with safe and flexible work environments, credible and timely information and resources, and secure… Read more

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