By John Donahoe
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- People the world over love the Internet - and no wonder. It creates opportunities, which in turn creates jobs and wealth.
In the United States alone, technology and communications businesses represent millions of jobs and 13 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Globally, U.S. companies are the leaders in Internet content and services, computer and communications hardware and software, and the network equipment upon which the entire system runs.