Tagged With Antitrust

An EU judge told Google it's landed on Monopoly's 'Go to Jail' square and reportedly threatened to increase its $2.6 billion antitrust fine


Google says the EU's hardline antitrust punishments threaten internet innovation as it starts the first of three legal battles against $9 billion in EU fines


The FTC is looking into "hundreds" of potential anticompetitive acquisitions made by Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, and Google-parent Alphabet as it ramps up antitrust inquiries



Rethinking Capitalism: How the 2010s ruined the American Dream — and what should be done in the 2020s to bring it back


Facebook is being sued by 4 tech firms who want Mark Zuckerberg to give up control


Nancy Pelosi slams Facebook, calling the tech giant 'shameful' and 'very irresponsible'



Pete Buttigieg criticises his friend Mark Zuckerberg: 'No one should have that kind of power'


Google will let Android users in Europe choose a different default search engine and it's good news for privacy-focused DuckDuckGo


Facebook and eBay cracked down on the sale of fake online reviews after being warned by a UK regulator


Amazon's algorithms keep labelling illegal drugs and diet supplements as 'Amazon's Choice' products, even when they violate the marketplace's own rules


Facebook drops 4% on report the FTC might block its plans to merge WhatsApp, Instagram, and other apps


US Federal regulators are considering blocking Facebook from combining WhatsApp, Instagram and its other apps



Apple CEO Tim Cook says monopolies aren't bad if they aren't abused


Elizabeth Warren just tweeted at Larry Page that Congress will still hold him accountable for Google, regardless of his job title


Google is facing another EU probe about how it collects and uses data, months after receiving a $1.7 billion antitrust fine


Google's regulatory headaches just got worse as the probe by 48 states expands to include Android and search



Bill Gates blames anti-trust lawsuit for Microsoft's big miss on mobile: 'Instead of using Android today, you would be using Windows Mobile'


Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield says that Microsoft has been 'surprisingly unsportsmanlike' as a competitor


Elizabeth Warren rips into Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg on Twitter, saying the company's apps should be split up so they 'outdo each other to protect your privacy'


Tim Cook said 'no reasonable person' would call Apple a monopoly