Thursday, September 19, 2019
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Qualcomm slides after LG and the FTC push back against its...

tQualcomm's request for an antitrust ruling to be delayed was opposed by both LG Electronics and the Federal Trade Commission. tThe ruling, made by...

LG Electronics, regulators oppose Qualcomm’s effort to put…

(Reuters) - Smartphone maker LG Electronics Inc on Tuesday opposed Qualcomm Inc's efforts to put a sweeping U.S. antitrust decision against the chip supplier...

Big Tech Lawyer Earns His Paycheck Arguing Google Doesn’t Dominate Search

Today is a big day in Silicon Valley because of a hearing happening in Washington, D.C.Congress opened its long-awaited antitrust investigation of American tech...

U.S. antitrust chief says past enforcement could presage new probe…

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. antitrust enforcer said on Tuesday that studying enforcement actions against Standard Oil and AT&T decades ago can help...

State Attorneys General Sue to Block T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

Nine states and the District of Columbia filed suit Tuesday to block T-Mobile and Sprint's planned $26.5 billion merger, complicating the companies' path to...

Elizabeth Warren Demands DOJ Antitrust Chief Recuse Himself From Google and...

The U.S. Justice Department recently signaled it was exploring possible antitrust investigations into Google and Apple. Leading those investigations-assuming they actually happen-would be none...

Big Tech Can Stay Ahead of Regulators by Breaking Itself Up

Rumblings about the role of Big Tech in American society have coalesced into a storm long coming, with revelations that the Department of Justice...

Break Up Big Tech? Some Say Not So Fast

For years, the US government stood by as big tech companies like Facebook and Google growth hacked and gobbled up competitors on their way...

Why Google Would Drop $2.6 Billion on an Analytics Company

Despite rumors of a pending Department of Justice antitrust investigation, Google continues to expand. Today the company's cloud computing division announced that it will...

Bezos Says Amazon Will Bet Even Bigger Despite Antitrust Probes

On Monday the House Judiciary Committee announced a bipartisan antitrust probe that has Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon in its crosshairs. The news followed...