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Revisiting Big Tech's Patent Troll Boogeyman

1 day ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Late last month the CEOs of four of the most powerful tech companies in the world - Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Apple's Tim Cook, and Sundar Pichai of...
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Take a look at 'Gorm the Zop,' the confusing video game that Google uses to teach employees how hard smartphones and the internet can be for first-time users in the developing world

Take a look at 'Gorm the Zop,' the confusing video game that Google uses to teach employees how hard smartphones and the internet can be for first-time users in the developing world

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Google's Next Billion Users initiative focuses on building products for emerging markets. To illustrate how confusing a smartphone can be for a first-time user, Google made a...
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Big Tech's CEOs testified in a historic antitrust hearing last week. Now what happens?

Big Tech's CEOs testified in a historic antitrust hearing last week. Now what happens?

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

Wednesday's highly-anticipated antitrust hearing featuring Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, and Apple CEO Tim Cook...
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Public opinion on big tech execs swung wildly after their day in congress. Jeff Bezos is up, Sundar Pichai is down

Public opinion on big tech execs swung wildly after their day in congress. Jeff Bezos is up, Sundar Pichai is down

10 days ago   |   Business Insider

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Apple CEO Tim Cook, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg were all questioned by Congress earlier this week . Marketing agency SJR...
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Big Tech Companies Report Big Profits

10 days ago   |   NY Times

Big tech companies reported bumper profits in the shadow of congressional scrutiny over their outsize market power.
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Big Tech's blockbuster earnings undermine their arguments to Congress that they aren't that big

Big Tech's blockbuster earnings undermine their arguments to Congress that they aren't that big

10 days ago   |   Business Insider

The four big tech giants announced blockbuster earnings on Thursday, just a day after testifying before the Congress on anticompetitive behaviour. Facebook, Amazon, Google and...
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Apple employees won't return to the office until early 2021, CEO Tim Cook says

Apple employees won't return to the office until early 2021, CEO Tim Cook says

11 days ago   |   Business Insider

Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company would extend its work-from-home policy for US workers until early 2021, per a Bloomberg report . If that timeline were to be extended...
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Live: Here come Google and Alphabet's Q2 earnings

Live: Here come Google and Alphabet's Q2 earnings

11 days ago   |   Business Insider

Alphabet will report its second-quarter earnings after the bell today. It's our first look at how three months inside a pandemic has affected Google's business. Wall Street...
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CEOs from Apple, Amazon, Google, and Facebook had to defend their companies against what lawmakers called 'a pattern of' monopolistic behavior. Here's how each was grilled during Wednesday's landmark hearing

CEOs from Apple, Amazon, Google, and Facebook had to defend their companies against what lawmakers called 'a pattern of' monopolistic behavior. Here's how each was grilled during Wednesday's landmark hearing

11 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Wednesday's tech antitrust hearing was a grueling six-hour event in which House committee members grilled Jeff Bezos, Tim Cook, Mark Zuckerberg, and Sundar Pichai about their...
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos had to be told to unmute his microphone to answer a question during the big tech antitrust hearing

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos had to be told to unmute his microphone to answer a question during the big tech antitrust hearing

11 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos started to answer a lawmaker's question at Wednesday's tech antitrust hearing - only to be told that he had to unmute his microphone. "Mr. Bezos, I...
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Amazon may take over old JCPenneys and Sears to try and speed up deliveries

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Kuzma's 3-pointer lifts Lakers to 124-121 win over Nuggets

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