Antitrust regulators pounce on Big Tech as probes widen

[ad_1] Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and a bipartisan group of state attorneys general speaks to reporters in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 on an antitrust investigation of big tech companies. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) The crackdown on Big Tech is intensifying as flanks of the government across […]

State attorneys general teaming up on antitrust probes of Facebook and Google

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Tech giants Facebook and Google are facing more scrutiny into their business practices. A multi-state antitrust investigation, led by New York State Attorney General Letitia James, is focusing on “Facebook’s dominance in the industry and the potential anticompetitive conduct stemming from that dominance,” she said Friday. Other states involved in […]