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Ahead of President’s Cybersecurity Summit, OTI Highlights Importance of Encryption

Policymakers should heed the lessons of the crypto wars so we aren't doomed to repeat them, OTI says in a filing to the UN Special rapporteu


startups meeting with fcc and congress on net neutrality

Representatives from several prominent startups are joining Engine and New America's Open Technology Institute in Washington DC today in adv


FCC Commissioner Gives Misleading Speech on Net Neutrality

FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai gave a speech today critiquing Chairman Tom Wheeler’s net neutrality proposal.


OTI Work on Discrimination and Civil Rights Protection Highlighted in White House Interim Report on Big Data and Privacy

The Obama Administration affirmed the importance of defending civil rights in an era of big data in an Interim Progress Report released this


OTI Encouraged by Reported FCC Move Toward Reclassification

After over a decade of debate, it is critical that we get net neutrality rules right this time around.


FCC Proposal Promises a Free and Open Internet for Consumers

After over a decade of debate, it is critical that we get net neutrality rules right this time around.


FCC Raises the Bar for Broadband, Adopts E911 Order

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) took important steps to improve the consumer broadband market in the United States.


MacKinnon Testifies Before Congressional Subcommittee on Protecting Freedom while Combating Extremism

Today Rebecca MacKinnon, Director of the Ranking Digital Rights project at New America, will testify at a congressional hearing on The Evolu


OTI Welcomes Congressional Support for Net Neutrality, But Urges FCC to Continue to Lead

After over a decade of debate, it is critical that we get net neutrality rules right this time around.


OTI Welcomes Sprint as Latest Network Neutrality Supporter; Urges Prompt FCC Action

We welcome Sprint’s acknowledgment that strong rules grounded in sound legal authority will not impede investment in broadband networks


OTI Applauds President Obama for Taking Strongs Steps to Improve Access to High-Speed Internet

OTI applauds President Obama for taking strongs steps to improve access to high-speed Internet at speech in Cedar Falls, Iowa


OTI Statement on President’s Legislative Proposal for Cyber Information Sharing

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