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17 08, 2019

Harvard University Sold Apple and Facebook Stock — and Bought Alphabet

August 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Harvard University’s endowment made some bold stock trades in the calendar second quarter.

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2 08, 2019

FTC Antitrust Probe of Facebook Scrutinizes Its Acquisitions

August 2nd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Federal Trade Commission is examining the tech giant’s acquisitions as part of its antitrust investigation, seeking to determine if they were part of a campaign to snap up potential rivals to head off competitive threats.

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26 07, 2019

Google Stock Is Surging, and the Dow Is Up Too

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Google Stock Is Surging, and the Dow Is Up Too

Stocks are poised to open higher as strong earnings from Starbucks, Google parent Alphabet and Intel more than made up for a weak result from Amazon.com.

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22 06, 2019

California’s Data Privacy Law Will Create a New Headache for Tech Companies

June 22nd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Facebook, Alphabet’s Google, and other tech companies will face new restrictions on their treatment of data under the California Consumer Privacy Act

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11 06, 2019

A ‘Terrible’ Idea. Amazon and Facebook Executives Say No Thanks to Breaking Up Big Tech

June 11th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There is growing unrest in Washington and elsewhere about the role of large technology companies in the economy. The companies themselves are not so keen on the idea of regulation.

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8 06, 2019

Weighing the Antitrust Case Against Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook

June 8th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Tech shares sold off on sharply on last week’s reports about anti-trust investigations. Why investors need to take a deep breath.

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1 06, 2019

Justice Department Is Preparing Antitrust Investigation of Google

June 1st, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Justice Department is gearing up for an antitrust investigation of Alphabet Inc.’s Google, a move that could present a major new layer of regulatory scrutiny for the search giant.

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17 05, 2019

Google to Refund Advertisers After Suit Over Fraud Scheme

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Google has agreed to refund advertisers for ads purchased through its ad marketplaces that ran on websites with fraudulent traffic, following a lawsuit claiming the tech giant was withholding those back-payments, according to court documents and people familiar with the situation.

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