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White House presents principles to reform big tech

White House presents principles to reform big tech

The White House presented six principles for reforming big tech platforms, saying it was heartened by a bipartisan willingness in Congress to rein in US tech giants. The six principles, dubbed 'Enhancing Competition and Tech Platform Accountability', were revealed on Thursday. The announcement f... Read more

date3 months ago
UK’s antitrust authority is struggling without Brussels

UK’s antitrust authority is struggling without Brussels

The UK's Competition and Markets Authority says a special tech regulator is needed. According to a report in the Financial Times, Britain is in danger of becoming a 'rule taker' from Brussels. The warning came after the federal government decided to not give its competition regulator powers to ... Read more

date6 months ago
Vestager aims to get tech rules deal by March

Vestager aims to get tech rules deal by March

By the end of March, the European Commission hopes to agree with EU legislators and governments on new regulations to limit the powers of Alphabet's Google, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Microsoft, according to Europe's antitrust head. Margrethe Vestager, who introduced the Digital Markets Act wi... Read more

date9 months ago
EU lawmakers agree on big tech rules

EU lawmakers agree on big tech rules

European Union lawmakers have reached a deal on how to tackle big tech companies. According to a report by the Financial Times, the move is meant to limit anti-competitive practices in the digital economy. The European parliament’s main political parties agreed to a deal that would apply to co... Read more

date1 year ago
‘EU tech regulations unfairly target Silicon Valley’

‘EU tech regulations unfairly target Silicon Valley’

The EU’s efforts to curb Silicon Valley using new competition rules are becoming an irritant in the transatlantic relationship. The sentiment follows the two sides' commitment to deepen tech and trade ties. Senior officials from Washington and Brussels gathered in Pittsburg last month. The mee... Read more

date1 year ago
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