When America Was Most Innovative, and Why
The competitiveness of the U.S. economy depends on technological progress, but recent data suggests that innovation is getting harder and the pace of growth is slowing down. A major challenge in business and policy spheres is to understand the environments that are most conducive to innovation.
U.S. And China Lead Tech Innovation And Disruption, Even As Innovation Spreads Globally
Though other countries have made significant strides in innovation development, the U.S. and China continue as the most promising markets for technology breakthroughs that have global impact, according to KPMG's 2017 global technology innovation report.
US Innovation Depends on 5G Buildout
Innovation is taking place at the local level. Across the U.S., cities are striving to become “Smart Cities,” which in its simplest form means applying information and communications technologies to urban challenges.
Patent Reform Under the Trump Administration
President Donald Trump promised to do many things during his presidential campaign, and since taking office, he has begun setting those plans into action.
FCC chair rails against net neutrality
The new Republican chairman, speaking just two days after the two-year anniversary of the landmark Open Internet Order, pledged to approach regulation with a “light-touch” approach. He said the rules have stifled economic growth and investment in the broadband industry.
Rules of the (Driverless) Road: How Federal Guidelines Will Impact Innovation
Last year, The US Department of Transportation and the Obama administration unveiled the first-ever Federal guidelines safety checklist for semi and fully autonomou
Can innovation save American jobs?
As congressional leaders and the president continue discussing ways to stop the number of American jobs leaving the U.S., some believe innovation is the key to slowing this economic trend. In Chihuahua City, Mexico, there is a huge manufacturing base filled with American companies.
Hatch to unveil 'Innovation Agenda' | GOP lawmaker targets internet privacy rules | Yahoo warns of further breach
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), the chairman of the Senate High-Tech task force, is unveiling his "Innovation Agenda for the 115th Congress" Thursday on Capitol Hill.
Global Innovation - America Still Dominates
By some metrics, China may already be the world’s biggest economy. But America is still #1, and by a long shot, in an equally important field: number of patents registered.
U.S. Chamber Releases Index on World IP Policies
“This year’s Index shows that a clear pack of leaders has emerged: the United States, United Kingdom, Japan, and the European Union.