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ACT | The App Association represents more than 5,000 app companies and information technology firms across the mobile economy. We advocate for an environment that inspires and rewards innovation, while providing the necessary resources to help our members leverage their intellectual assets to raise capital, create jobs, and continue innovating.

Apple is on the Right Page on Privacy

Apple is on the Right Page on Privacy As consumers and business adopt new technologies, they are often met by a privacy learning curve. In Congress, this is no different. Recently, House Committee on Energy and Commerce (E&C) members wrote to Apple CEO Tim Cook inquiring about the collection and [...]

By |2018-09-20T15:52:44-04:00August 15th, 2018|Blog, Privacy|

App Association Presents to Merchant Advisory Group on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

On July 24, 2018, the App Association's Graham Dufault and Brian Scarpelli presented on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to the Merchant Advisory Group (https://www.merchantadvisorygroup.org/home), an organization representing over 130 of the largest U.S. merchants which account for over $3.3 Trillion in annual sales at over 900,000 locations across [...]

By |2018-09-20T15:53:32-04:00August 2nd, 2018|Blog, European Union, Privacy, Tech Regulation|

Members Monday: hedgehog lab

Why Online Patforms are Vital for Developers to Reach International Markets ACT | The App Association represents the app developers and small tech businesses creating new innovations around the globe. This Member Monday, we feature one of our newest members, hedgehog lab, and the importance of online platforms to [...]

By |2018-09-20T15:55:11-04:00July 30th, 2018|Blog|

Connecting Patients to Care: Why Broadband is the Key Prescription for Telehealth Innovations

This month, FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr announced plans to allocate $100 million to establish a Connected Care Pilot Program to support the use of telehealth solutions for low-income and rural Americans. In addition to supporting the connectivity needs for connected care deployment in pilot communities, the program will also quantify [...]

By |2018-07-25T16:31:57-04:00July 25th, 2018|Blog|
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