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Australia to Target Google and Facebook to Protect Local Industry

The head of Australia’s competition watchdog warned Monday that tough new regulation of tech giants like Google and Facebook was needed to protect the future of independent journalism. Rod Sims, chairman of the Australian Compe.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 11th, 2019

Australia to "lift veil" on Facebook, Google algorithms to protect privacy

Australia said it would establish the world's first dedicated office to police Facebook Inc and Google as part of reforms designed to rein in the U.S. technology giants, potentially setting a precedent for global lawmakers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

Facebook, Internet stocks decline on global equity selloff, potential government oversight after shootings

Shares of industry stalwarts Facebook, Alphabet’s Google, Snap, Pinterest and others tumbled after China allowed its yuan currency to fall to a mor.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 5th, 2019

Internet stocks aren’t immune to global equity selloff

Shares of industry stalwarts Facebook, Alphabet’s Google, Snap, Pinterest and others tumbled after China allowed its yuan currency to fall to a more-than-10-year low versus the dollar in an escalating trade war with the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 5th, 2019

Australia considers more regulation of Google, Facebook

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 26th, 2019

Factbox: How Australia plans to curb Facebook and Google"s market power

The Australian Competiti.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

Australian regulator to get unit specializing in tech companies

Australia's antitrust watchdog will be strengthened with a special branch to oversee the market power of U.S. technology giants Facebook and Google under sweeping regulatory reforms proposed by the government on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

Australia to set up antitrust office to police Facebook, Google

Australia said it would establish the world's first dedicated office within an antitrust regulator to police Facebook Inc and Google , setting a precedent for global lawmakers grappling with the U.S. technology giants' dominance......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2019

Aussie watchdog readies clampdown on Google, Facebook

Australia's competition watchdog is poised to call for far-reaching new regulations on Facebook, Google and other tech giants which could have global ramifications for how they make money and choose the content people consume......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 23rd, 2019

Google, Facebook Pose "Existential Threat" To The News Industry: Ex-BuzzFeed Chief

Google, Facebook and Apple exert so much control over what information reaches consumers of news that it's 'crippling' the news indust.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 11th, 2019

Google, Facebook, Amazon dominate the tech industry. Now, a House panel is putting them on trial

The House Judiciary Committee is launching its investigation into the market dominance of tech giants such.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 11th, 2019

Growing Criticism Makes Big Tech a Big Target Over Antitrust, Legal Experts Say 

U.S. officials are targeting Facebook, Google, Amazon, and Apple. Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook are feeling the heat as U.S. officials start aggressively investigating whether the companies violated antitrust laws. The Depa.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 3rd, 2019

House Judiciary launches antitrust probe of big tech

The House Judiciary committee said Monday it is launching a "top-to-bottom" antitrust investigation of the tech industry, including Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 3rd, 2019

House Judiciary launches "top-to-bottom" antitrust probe of big tech

The House Judiciary committee said Monday it is launching a "top-to-bottom" antitrust investigation of the tech industry, including Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 3rd, 2019

Elizabeth Warren wants to bust up Amazon, here's how it could be broken into 3 pieces

Google and Facebook dominate search and social media, but Amazon dominates three parts of the tech industry. That makes it the easiest t.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 26th, 2019

This Is How Amazon Can Be Broken Into 3 Pieces

While Google dominates the search industry and Facebook the social network segment, Amazon dominates three parts of the tech industry. That makes it the easiest of the three to dismantle......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 24th, 2019

This Is How Amazon Could Be Broken Into 3 Pieces

While Google dominates the search industry and Facebook the social network segment, Amazon dominates three parts of the tech industry. That makes it the easiest of the three to dismantle......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 24th, 2019

EU countries back copyright reform targeting Google, Facebook

EU countries on Monday endorsed an overhaul of the bloc's two-decade old copyright rules targeting Google and Facebook and seeking to protect the bloc's creative industries......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 15th, 2019

Amazon Is Challenging Google And Facebook For Dominance In Digital Advertising

If Jeff Bezos has proven anything during the quarter century since he founded Amazon as a humble online bookseller, it's that no industry is immune to his company's expansionary blood lust. Not even its fellow te.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 6th, 2019

Local ad survey positive for Google and Facebook, says Morgan Stanley

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 28th, 2019

Social Media Addiction Is a Real Disease, U.K. Lawmakers Say—And Facebook and Google Must Be Taxed for It

Call it a mental health tax. For the last few years, some psychologists have been warning of the dangers of social media addiction--a phenomenon that whistleblowers from within tech industry say has been deliberately foster.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 18th, 2019