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House Judiciary Committee approves antitrust legislation to rein in Big Tech

The House of Representatives Judiciary Committee this week debated several antitrust bills designed to check the influence of the tech giants.   Stefani Reynolds/Getty Images The House Judiciary Committee has advanced a series of bills aimed at reining in the power of  Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google and other tech giants. The next step for the… Read More »

Here’s how new antitrust legislation could affect Big Tech… and you

Democrats and Republicans have come together to introduce five bipartisan bills in the House of Representatives that could rein in Big Tech.  Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images Democratic and Republican lawmakers have banded together to take on Big Tech. A group of representatives introduced a set of five bipartisan bills designed to rein in the… Read More »

Michigan State vs. No. 4 Michigan prediction, odds, line: Advanced computer model releases CFB picks for Saturday’s Big Ten battle

A Big Ten battles features the Michigan State Spartans (3-4) and No. 4 Michigan Wolverines battling for the Paul Bunyan Trophy on Saturday night. Michigan is a 23-point favorite at Caesars Sportsbook, while the over/under is set at 55 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our college football odds page).  Before making any… Read More »

Why Big Tech Is Making a Big Play for Live Sports

LOS ANGELES — More than a decade after Apple disrupted the music industry and Amazon upended retail, the tech heavyweights have set their sights on a new arena ripe for change: live sports. Emboldened by their deep pockets and eager to boost viewership of their streaming-subscription services, Apple and Amazon have thrust themselves into negotiations… Read More »