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10 States Accuse Google of Abusing Monopoly in Online Ads

On Dec 16, 2020
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The suit focuses on the advertisements that generate a vast majority of the company’s profits.

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On Dec 16, 2020
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Breaking News: Several states plan to sue Google for abusing its monopoly over online ads, the Texas attorney general said, striking at the heart of its business. https://t.co/4TN5rIi3Ah
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10 States Accuse Google of Abusing Monopoly in Online Ads

10 States Accuse Google of Abusing Monopoly in Online Ads

The suit focuses on the advertisements that generate a vast majority of the company’s profits.

U.S. probe of Google's online ad dominance would appease long suffering rivals, publishers

U.S. probe of Google's online ad dominance would appease long suffering rivals, publishers

Ad tech firms and publishers have had to stay in the good graces of Google or ri...

Why Is the Justice Department Suing Google?

Why Is the Justice Department Suing Google?

The antitrust lawsuit focuses primarily on Google’s core internet search business, but the Justice Department is separately continuing to investigate Google’s awesome power in digital ...

Google faces antitrust investigation by 50 US states and territories

Google faces antitrust investigation by 50 US states and territories

Regulators are growing more concerned about company’s impact on smaller companies striving to compete in Google’s markets

10 U.S. states accuse Google of working with Facebook to break antitrust law and boost ads business

10 U.S. states accuse Google of working with Facebook to break antitrust law and boost ads business

Texas and nine other states sued Google on Wednesday, accusing it of working with Facebook in an unlawful manner.

Google Deal Said to Bring U.S. Scrutiny

Google Deal Said to Bring U.S. Scrutiny

The F.T.C. has opened an antitrust investigation into Google’s planned $3.1 billion purchase of DoubleClick.

Alphabet Flirts With $1 Trillion but Needs a Second Act

Alphabet Flirts With $1 Trillion but Needs a Second Act

Google's parent company is cruising toward a financial milestone, but where does it go from there?

Starving the News

Starving the News

To save the free press, bust the tech monopolies’ control over advertising.

Correction: ACCC alleges Google misled consumers about expanded use of personal data

Correction: ACCC alleges Google misled consumers about expanded use of personal data

Correction: An earlier version of this media release used a hypothetical example that suggested that Google used information about users’ health to personalise or target advertisements. ...

Does Advertising Actually Work? (Part 2: Digital) (Ep. 441)

Does Advertising Actually Work? (Part 2: Digital) (Ep. 441)

Google and Facebook are worth a combined $2 trillion, with the vast majority of their revenue coming from advertising. In our previous episode, we learned that TV advertising is much less ...

Google Purchase Tracking

Google Purchase Tracking

The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) focuses public attention on emerging civil liberties, privacy, First Amendment issues and works to promote the Public Voice in decisions ...

Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking

Google Has Quietly Dropped Ban on Personally Identifiable Web Tracking

Google is the latest tech company to drop the longstanding wall between anonymous online ad tracking and user’s names.

How We Got Here: A Look Back At The Privacy Changes That Reshaped Google

How We Got Here: A Look Back At The Privacy Changes That Reshaped Google

As privacy concerns and antitrust actions have dominated the market, Google has reshaped its business to meet new standards set by governments and consumers. In some ways, this is truly a ...