Bruce P. Mehlman
The Internet Innovation Alliance is a broad-based coalition of business and non-profit organizations that aim to ensure every American, regardless of race, income or geography, has access to the critical tool that is broadband Internet. The IIA seeks to promote public policies that support equal opportunity for universal broadband availability and adoption so that everyone, everywhere can seize the benefits of the Internet - from education to health care, employment to community building, civic engagement and beyond.
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E-commerce companies, as well as those that deliver the physical goods, were the major employers of all internet-supported employees, with more than 500,000 of the 1.2 million jobs.
Internet service providers followed at 181,000. Content-related employment was estimated at nearly 60,000, and software as a service, 31,500.
There are more than 20,000 Internet-related small businesses in the U.S. that provide a variety of services such as web hosting, ISP services, web design, publishing, and Internet-based software consulting.
Many of these businesses have 10 or fewer employees.
34% of consumers will not do financial business online.
48% of online adults do not consider it safe to give credit card information over the Internet.