monopoly

Google

A $5 Billion Fine Will Not End Google’s Stranglehold on Smartphone Software

In order to license Android, phone manufacturers are subject to a rigid set of requirements meant to drive mobile search traffic to Google.
Daniel Oberhaus
7.18.18
monopoly

Regulate Facebook Like AIM

In 2001, the FCC forced AIM to become compatible with other chat platforms. We should do the same to Facebook.
Louise Matsakis
10.6.17
Antitrust

European Commission Fines Google $2.7 Billion for Breaking Antitrust Rules

Google may also have to pay daily fines if it doesn't change.
Ben Sullivan
6.27.17
Features

Free Isn't Freedom: How Silicon Valley Tricks Us

Pulling the curtain back on Google, which commands more of our data than any other tech company
Robert Epstein
9.6.16
News

Hackers Hack Other Hackers, Offer Their Data for $500

Turns out there is no honor amongst cybercriminals.
Joseph Cox
9.16.15
Norway

​10 Essential Tips from a ‘Monopoly’ World Champion

We asked the current Monopoly world champion to share his secrets with us.
David Widen
8.6.15
Internet

The Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger Could Be Facing a 'Death Sentence'

Federal regulators aren’t feeling the cable giant’s latest mega deal.
Sam Gustin
4.23.15
Internet

Europe May Charge Google with Abusing Its Search Monopoly Soon

The FTC decided to ignore Google's monopolistic tactics, but it looks like Europe won't.
Sam Gustin
3.23.15
Motherboard

Monarchy, Empire, and Why Humans Adore Steve Jobs: Video

Steve Jobs didn't just rule over computers and phones and operating systems and computer-generated movies and combinations of all of them: he ruled over minds. Earlier this year, digital legal scholar "Tim Wu":http://motherboard.tv/2011/3/14/cmd...
ALEX PASTERNACK
10.6.11