anti-trust

EU opens Amazon probe to see if it used merchant data to gain an advantage

On the same day that Amazon announced plans to overhaul its business terms for its third-party sellers, the European Commission (EC) has opened a formal antitrust investigation into the retailer,
Trump throws down with Apple, Google: Your China connections are disturbing

Trump throws down with Apple, Google: Your China connections are disturbing

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Apple’s reseller deal with Amazon draws FTC scrutiny

The Federal Trade Commission is investigating a business deal between Amazon and Apple that may have hurt several independent sellers of refurbished Apple products. Apple struck a deal last year to
Big Brands Are Using Amazon’s Anticounterfeiting Measures to Crush Small Businesses

Big Brands Are Using Amazon’s Anticounterfeiting Measures to Crush Small Businesses

Amazon sometimes requires small businesses to get permission from manufacturers to sell their products on Amazon Marketplace.
48 states open Google anti-trust probe

48 states open Google anti-trust probe

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Mark Zuckerberg Just Turned Himself into a Congressional Piñata

Mark Zuckerberg Just Turned Himself into a Congressional Piñata

The Facebook CEO went to Washington for the first time this year and let lawmakers take swings at him.
Mark Zuckerberg on why the world needs Facebook and the ‘Fifth Estate’

Mark Zuckerberg on why the world needs Facebook and the ‘Fifth Estate’

In a speech today, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg defended false political ads and talked about why Facebook shouldn't be broken into separate companies.

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff: Facebook Is Built on Lies, Break It Up

"Facebook is the new cigarettes. It’s addictive. They’re after your kids."
Hmmm: DoJ beefing up anti-trust staff as more AGs sign onto tech-giants fight

Hmmm: DoJ beefing up anti-trust staff as more AGs sign onto tech-giants fight

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The best way to tame Big Tech isn’t necessarily to break it up

The best way to tame Big Tech isn’t necessarily to break it up

Breaking up big firms like Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google could make things worse.