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Is Europe closing in on an antitrust fix for surveillance technologists? – TechCrunch

The German Federal Cartel Workplace’s determination to order Fb to vary the way it processes customers’ private knowledge this week is an indication the...

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German antitrust office limits Facebook’s data-gathering – TechCrunch

A prolonged antitrust probe into how Fb gathers knowledge on customers has resulted in Germany’s competitors watchdog banning the social community big from...

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Google still claimed to be blocking search rivals on Android, despite Europe’s antitrust action – TechCrunch

Cellular licensing modifications made by Google this fall, when it tweaked phrases for OEMs wanting to license its Android smartphone platform on units...

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Europe dials up pressure on tech giants over election security – TechCrunch

The European Union has introduced a package deal of measures meant to step up efforts and pressure on tech giants to fight democracy-denting disinformation...

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WhatsApp founder, Brian Acton, says Facebook used him to get its acquisition past EU regulators – TechCrunch

WhatsApp founder, Brian Acton, who left Facebook a yr in the past — earlier than happening to publicly chew the hand that fed him, by voicing help for...

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Wikimedia warns EU copyright reform threatens the ‘vibrant free web’ – TechCrunch

The Wikimedia Basis has sounded a stark warning towards a copyright reform proposal in Europe that’s because of be voted on by the European Parliament...