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The Big Tech Hearing

The Big Tech Hearing

Update: 2020-07-3032
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The C.E.O.s of America’s most influential technology companies — Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook — were brought before Congress to answer a question: Are they too powerful?

Today, we talk to our colleague who was in the room about what happened. Guest: Cecilia Kang, a technology and regulatory policy reporter for The New York Times.

For more information on today’s episode, visit nytimes.com/thedaily 

Background reading: 

  • In the hearing, the chiefs of Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook faced withering questions from Democrats about anti-competitive practices and from Republicans about anti-conservative bias.
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Paz Ibarra

I'm surprised there's no mention in here about how Amazon absolutely crushed and bought diapers.com by leveraging the reach of their platform.

Jul 30th
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