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Consumers may not welcome their information being widely shared
If leaders are serious about their state-like powers, they must treat customers as citizens
New research suggests that, irrespective of age, education or political allegiance, most of us are susceptible
Brussels aims to break monopolies of the likes of Google, Facebook and Amazon
Huge factory complex struggles to move to full production after extended holiday for lunar year
Social media company warned that it will have to accept more responsibility for illegal content
Arguments to curtail power of technology companies gain traction in presidential race
New rules might hurt Facebook’s bottom line in the short term but will help long term
Companies such as Microsoft have been acquiring their most threatening competitors for decades
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FTC’s decision to look into hundreds of small acquisitions is a significant expansion of antitrust scrutiny
But will regulators spot which smaller deals define the next phase of competition?
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The worry for Silicon Valley is that the impulse for creative destruction is now fading
Tariffs dispute between US and France is ‘pushing countries to compromise’
Electric cars and the public cloud are set to tip the market and leave competitors scrambling
Tolerance for lossmaking start-up models is low
Watchdogs growl as traditional antitrust thinking comes under review
Antitrust, privacy issues and ‘technology for good’ feature on World Economic Forum agenda
Investors must not be complacent about the risks of concentration
Democratic presidential candidate attacks Mark Zuckerberg over false political advertising
Governments should make companies more accountable for the AI they provide for the public sector
A balance is needed between public safety and individuals’ right to privacy
The gig economy becomes the ghost economy.
Officials to hold talks to head off new round of US trade sanctions