Antitrust

Sen. Brian Schatz said the Senate's hearing with tech CEOs is a 'sham' and used his time to criticize Republicans rather than ask any questions

Sen. Brian Schatz said the Senate's hearing with tech CEOs is a 'sham' and used his time to criticize Republicans rather than ask any questions

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Sen. Brian Schatz called Wednesday's virtual Senate hearing a "sham" and criticized Republicans instead of asking the CEOs of Google, Twitter, and...
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Sen. Amy Klobuchar calls Google's defense of its search dominance 'offensive' and 'defiant'

Sen. Amy Klobuchar calls Google's defense of its search dominance 'offensive' and 'defiant'

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Sen. Amy Klobuchar called out Google's defense of its search dominance, calling it "defiant to the Justice Department." Klobuchar's comments came during...
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Apple's new privacy measures draw antitrust complaint in France

Apple's new privacy measures draw antitrust complaint in France

8 hours ago   |   iMore

"Publishers, advertisers file complaint over new measure requiring apps to obtain permission from users for data collection" What you need to know An antitrust complaint has...
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Apple is quietly building a search rival to Google ahead of the DOJ's landmark antitrust case, according to a report

Apple is quietly building a search rival to Google ahead of the DOJ's landmark antitrust case, according to a report

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Apple is quietly building a rival to Google's ubiquitous search engine, the Financial Times reported Wednesday, just as the US Department of Justice's...
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Apple developing its own search engine, could cut ties with Google

Apple developing its own search engine, could cut ties with Google

12 hours ago   |   iMore

The report notes Apple's iOS 14 operating system already offers users its own search results in some scenarios. What you need to know A new report says Apple is working on its...
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Tech's legal shield under bipartisan attack: 'More common ground than people realize,' Democrat says

1 day ago   |   CNBC

It will be Facebook and Google's CEOs second time testifying before Congress this year alone, following July's House antitrust hearing.
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Read the letter sent by five of Google's biggest search engine rivals demanding the EU take fresh antitrust action

Read the letter sent by five of Google's biggest search engine rivals demanding the EU take fresh antitrust action

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement Dear Executive Vice President Vestager, We are companies operating search engines that compete against Google. As you know, we are deeply dissatisfied...
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Google Search rivals urge EU to revisit Android antitrust case

Google Search rivals urge EU to revisit Android antitrust case

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat   |   3 articles

Five smaller search engines are banding together to request that EU regulators to take a renewed look at anticompetitive practices by Google.
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Five of Google's biggest search engine rivals want the EU to take fresh antitrust action

Five of Google's biggest search engine rivals want the EU to take fresh antitrust action

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement Five of Google's biggest competitors have signed an open letter calling on the European Union to launch a fresh antitrust investigation into the search...
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Google Has Plenty to Answer For in Antitrust Challenge

1 day ago   |   Real Clear Politics


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