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It's like everybody read Adam Smith's quote about the "free hand" but ignored the rest of the sentence where he said (paraphrasing) "but also there needs to be strict regulations so greedy people don't monopolize and corrupt the entire _...Read More_
It's like everybody read Adam Smith's quote about the "free hand" but ignored the rest of the sentence where he said (paraphrasing) "but also there needs to be strict regulations so greedy people don't monopolize and corrupt the entire _...Read More_
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"A federal judge delivered a major blow to those trying to shrink Big Tech."
"A federal judge delivered a major blow to those trying to shrink Big Tech."
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[https://edition.cnn.com/2021/06/28/tech/facebook-trillion-ftc/index.html](https://edition.cnn.com/2021/06/28/tech/facebook-trillion-ftc/index.html) >"A federal court has dismissed the Federal Trade Commission's antitrust complaint against Facebook, saying the agency had failed to provide evidence for its claim _...Read More_
[https://edition.cnn.com/2021/06/28/tech/facebook-trillion-ftc/index.html](https://edition.cnn.com/2021/06/28/tech/facebook-trillion-ftc/index.html) >"A federal court has dismissed the Federal Trade Commission's antitrust complaint against Facebook, saying the agency had failed to provide evidence for its claim _...Read More_
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“Apple has told the court he will speak about the company’s values and discuss its business, operations and competition, as well the history of the App Store’s creation.”
“Apple has told the court he will speak about the company’s values and discuss its business, operations and competition, as well the history of the App Store’s creation.”
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>"A coalition of independent businesses launched Tuesday with the goal of urging federal policy reform to rein in the market _...Read More_
>"A coalition of independent businesses launched Tuesday with the goal of urging federal policy reform to rein in the market _...Read More_
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"With growing momentum behind efforts to reform and strengthen US antitrust enforcement, a decades-long trend toward increasing market concentration may soon be confronted head-on. But enforcement alone will not cure what ails the US _...Read More_
"With growing momentum behind efforts to reform and strengthen US antitrust enforcement, a decades-long trend toward increasing market concentration may soon be confronted head-on. But enforcement alone will not cure what ails the US _...Read More_
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"There seems no end to the fury of Epic Games against Apple. On three continents, the megahit maker of Fortnite is claiming that Apple is leveraging its outsized technological power to strangle."
"There seems no end to the fury of Epic Games against Apple. On three continents, the megahit maker of Fortnite is claiming that Apple is leveraging its outsized technological power to strangle."
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A simple law would stop the U.S. government from rubber-stamping corporate consolidation.
A simple law would stop the U.S. government from rubber-stamping corporate consolidation.
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>"The incoming president can take numerous steps to trim the tentacles of today’s monopolistic companies, which reach into every corner of American life."
>"The incoming president can take numerous steps to trim the tentacles of today’s monopolistic companies, which reach into every corner of American life."
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"The Federal Trade Commission is suing Facebook, claiming that the company is an anti-competitive monopoly that should have Instagram and WhatsApp separated from it. Here’s why that may be a hard case to win."
"The Federal Trade Commission is suing Facebook, claiming that the company is an anti-competitive monopoly that should have Instagram and WhatsApp separated from it. Here’s why that may be a hard case to win."
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"EU accuses Amazon of exploiting data collected from other sellers for its own benefit. These are the first formal charges against the retail _...Read More_
"EU accuses Amazon of exploiting data collected from other sellers for its own benefit. These are the first formal charges against the retail _...Read More_
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>"Even as the Justice Department sued Google, some antitrust experts wondered whether a different government response would be more effective."
>"Even as the Justice Department sued Google, some antitrust experts wondered whether a different government response would be more effective."
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>"Attorney General William Barr has filed suit against Google for monopoly conduct in the search and ad markets, an _...Read More_
>"Attorney General William Barr has filed suit against Google for monopoly conduct in the search and ad markets, an _...Read More_