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
“These figures highlight the true value of the internet sector to communities across all corners of the UK. Whether it’s a few dozen jobs in Rhondda or thousands in London, Manchester, Leeds and beyond, the internet is helping drive the UK economy.” Daniel Dyball, UK Executive Director London, UK – The internet is an economic… Read more
“Using the internet to do Christmas shopping is just one way in which the internet enriches lives. Being able to easily browse products and compare, look at the reviews and share thoughts with friends and family online helps consumers make better choices.” — Daniel Dyball, UK Executive Director London, UK – The new research, commissioned… Read more
“The next government should make it a priority to ensure every corner of the UK equally shares the benefits that the internet brings to the economy and society. We believe that there is a fantastic opportunity for government and industry to work together to continue to boost the internet sector in the UK…” Daniel Dyball,… Read more
“Internet companies continue to create benefits to society every day through innovative products and services that are helping children learn and develop. Daniel Dyball, UK Executive Director London, UK – The internet has never been more popular as a tool for learning among UK school children, new analysis shows today. The figures, prepared by Internet… Read more
London, UK – Online reviews were as important to Britons planning their holidays this summer as remembering to pack their toothbrush or cancel the milk, a new poll reveals. The figures come from an exclusive new polling commissioned by Internet Association found that: Eight out of ten British holidaymakers now rely on online customer reviews… Read more
“The White Paper is a real opportunity to get regulation right. Our submission today marks the beginning of a constructive process with government. ” Daniel Dyball, UK Executive Director Longdon, UK – Internet Association (IA) today submitted a formal consultation response to the government’s Online Harms White Paper. The response details the industry’s commitment to… Read more
London, UK – INTERNET COMPANIES have today outlined a number of ways in which the government’s Online Harms White Paper can be improved. In a new submission to government, Internet Association (IA) sets out how the plans as currently constituted could hold back the British tech sector, worsen the quality of internet services for ordinary… Read more
London, UK – The Internet is an economic powerhouse that is driving the UK economy through jobs, businesses and output, new Internet Association analysis reveals today. The internet economy contributes approximately 400,000 jobs, 80,000 businesses, and £45 billion in Gross Value Added to the UK’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). These equate to about 1.2% of UK… Read more
Internet Association – the trade association that represents leading global internet companies on public policy – has today written to senior Ministers including Jeremy Wright and Sajid Javid detailing the six policy principles they want to see considered as part of the government’s emerging plan to make the internet safer.
The internet saves every British family £780 a year, new Internet Association analysis reveals.
An exclusive new Internet Association poll reveals that 40 per cent of British adults say they will use services like Skype, WhatsApp or Google Duo during the festive period.
London, UK – Daniel Dyball, UK Executive Director at Internet Association released the following statement on the government’s announcement of Ofcom as an online regulator: “Internet companies are committed to working with government to achieve our shared goals of keeping people safe online and ensuring that the internet continues to deliver benefits to the economy… Read more