https://www.forbes.com/sites/emmawoollacott/2020/11/27/new-uk-tech-regulator-set-to-curb-facebook-and-google/

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Photo by Denis Charlet/AFP via Getty Images AFP via Getty Images. The UK is planning a new tech regulator to govern the activities of platforms such as Facebook and Google. The new Digital Markets Unit will form part of the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and will enforce a new, not yet finalized, code of practice. It's set to start operating in April next year. "There is growing consensus in the UK and abroad that the concentration of power among a small number of tech companies is curtailing growth of the sector, reducing innovation and having negative impacts on the people and businesses that rely on them," says digital secretary Oliver Dowden. "It’s time to address that and unleash a new age of tech growth." Vollständiger Text

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