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Facebook Is Absolutely Loving Its $5 Billion Punishment
The social network’s much-touted settlement with the FTC fits neatly into the narrative of a humbled giant newly on its best behavior.
DROPPING THE HAMMER
DOJ Announces Wide-Ranging Antitrust Review of Tech Giants
Everything from Facebook and Amazon’s acquisitions to Apple’s App Store practices and Google’s expansion into product categories could be under scrutiny.
Google Avoids Billions in Fines Over Alleged Wiretapping
The company allegedly mined personal information from tens of millions of unencrypted home WiFi networks as it compiled data for Google Maps.
Musk’s Mad Science Could Take Implantable Tech Mainstream
A neuroscientist tells The Daily Beast that “the time is ripe” for a company like Neuralink to pour private money into the futuristic research field.