Tag Archives: Amazon

The Evil List. Which tech companies are really doing the most harm?

Slate.com Jan. 15, 2020 Slate.com Jan. 15, 2020 – Maybe it was fake news, Russian trolls, and Cambridge Analytica. Or Travis Kalanick’s conniption in an Uber. Or the unmasking of Theranos. Or all those Twitter Nazis, and racist Google results, and conspiracy theories on YouTube. https://slate.com/technology/2020/01/evil-list-tech-companies-dangerous-amazon-facebook-google-palantir.html?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethits

Apple’s ebook price-fixing

The Justice Department’s plan will keep Apple from getting back to its old tricks. Ebook prices should stay low now, because the remedy should prevent future price-fixing and makes it easier for readers to make purchases through apps. Read More ›

Apple conspired to fix e-book prices, judge rules

by Editor, BBC News

The judge said the publisher defendants conspired with each other to eliminate retail price competition in order to raise e-book prices, and that Apple played a central role in facilitating and executing that conspiracy. Read More ›