All four US consumer tech giants — Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple — are facing a new antitrust probe conducted by the US Congress. The House Judiciary Committee announced on Monday it would launch a broad investigation to determine if dominant firms are engaging in anti-competitive conduct, and whether or

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The ACCC has raised preliminary concerns over the proposed merger between TPG and Vodafone saying it could result in a substantial lessening of competition. The consumer watchdog released a statement of issues earlier today. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter TPG supplies retail fixed broadband and voice services and

For the second time in two years an Australian airline has been targeted by a Facebook competition scam. This time it is Qantas on the receiving end, last time it was stablemate Jetstar. Responding to tweets from @socialmediamons (Nicole Matejic) about the rort, Qantas says it is aware of the problem