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Mark Zuckerberg's Privacy Practices: CEO Daily

2 days ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. David Meyer here in Berlin, filling in for Alan. Facebook's shares fell by almost 3% at one point yesterday after the Wall Street Journal reported the firm had...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Knew of ‘Problematic' Privacy Practices, Report Says

3 days ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Facebook Inc. uncovered emails that seem to show Chief ExecutiveMark Zuckerberg was aware of potentially problematic privacy practices at the company, the Wall Street Journal...
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Qualcomm slides after LG and the FTC push back against its attempt to postpone an antitrust ruling

Qualcomm slides after LG and the FTC push back against its attempt to postpone an antitrust ruling

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

Qualcomm's request for an antitrust ruling to be delayed was opposed by both LG Electronics and the Federal Trade Commission. The ruling, made by US District Judge Lucy Koh...
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Amazon, Apple and Google dominate some surprising markets, researcher finds, giving the government a lot of fodder for investigations

Amazon, Apple and Google dominate some surprising markets, researcher finds, giving the government a lot of fodder for investigations

4 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

The head of antitrust at the Department of Justice said Tuesday that officials will be scrutinizing big tech companies looking for anticompetitive behavior. Interestingly...
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FTC takes tech scrutiny to heart of Silicon Valley

FTC takes tech scrutiny to heart of Silicon Valley

8 days ago   |   Politico

The FTC has sent top antitrust officials into the heart of Silicon Valley to seek out complaints about anti-competitive behavior, an unusual move that offers yet another hint...
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Vaping companies reprimanded for violating tobacco ad rules on Facebook, Instagram

8 days ago   |   CNBC

The FDA and FTC issued warning letters to four e-cigarette companies for allegedly used influencers to advertise their products on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter who failed to...
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The FTC is inquiring about Amazon's practices for a future antitrust investigation

The FTC is inquiring about Amazon's practices for a future antitrust investigation

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence E-Commerce Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning,
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The FTC is asking Amazon's rivals if they are being crushed by Jeff Bezos' company

The FTC is asking Amazon's rivals if they are being crushed by Jeff Bezos' company

10 days ago   |   Business Insider

The Federal Trade Commission is questioning Amazon's competitors about some of its business practices, according to Vox. While this doesn't mean that the FTC has launched an...
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Congress is focusing on video games - how should the industry react?

Congress is focusing on video games - how should the industry react?

11 days ago   |   Venture Beat

The video game industry must be clear-eyed and strategically prepared to address issues from regulators before they become a hornet's nest of problems.
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Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google face new antitrust investigations

Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google face new antitrust investigations

11 days ago   |   iMore

The lawsuits could lead to new regulations and big fines. What you need to know The U.S. will begin antitrust probes into Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google. Both Democrats...
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Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt. Read more ...

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

LeBron James has his man. Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers, according to ESPN. The Lakers agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and... Read more ...

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

Fresh off nearly a decade in prison, O.J. Simpson launched a new Twitter account Friday night with a selfie video in which he says he's "got a little getting even to do." Read more ...

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

Notre Dame Cathedral to hold first Mass since fire

It's been two months since a massive fire ravaged the iconic cathedral. Read more ...

NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun

NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun

The Blackhawks have been looking for a defenseman and they got a good one. Read more ...

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a trade to send Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers, according to multiple reports. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN was the first to... Read more ...

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

BALTIMORE - Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 on... Read more ...

Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality

Anthony Davis decision highlights Knicks' grim reality

Anthony Davis and LeBron James got exactly what they wanted Saturday - a trade to the Lakers for the Pelicans' disgruntled big man - and one fewer superstar target remains on... Read more ...

Cubs' Kyle Hendricks goes on IL with shoulder inflammation

Cubs' Kyle Hendricks goes on IL with shoulder inflammation

LOS ANGELES - The Cubs have placed starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation. Read more ...

Copa America: Rodriguez leads Colombia to win over Argentina

Copa America: Rodriguez leads Colombia to win over Argentina

SALVADOR, Brazil - James Rodriguez got the best of Lionel Messi in the Copa America on Saturday, leading Colombia to a 2-0 win over Argentina in the teams' debut in the South... Read more ...