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Google CEO Sundar Pichai (left) and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Amnesty says Google and Facebook threaten human rights

The global humans rights organisation Amnesty International has criticised Google and Facebook's business models, calling them "surveillance-based."
European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager.

EU competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager says there’s ‘no limit’ to how AI can benefit humans

The Danish politician, known for her stringent regulation of big tech, was speaking at the Web Summit tech conference in Lisbon, Portugal on Thursday.
Margrethe Vestager.

EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager doesn’t want to break up big tech companies like Google, Apple, Amazon and Facebook

She's worried that by chopping off one head, seven more will grow back, meaning that by breaking them up "you just have many more problems."
European competition chief Margrethe Vestager.

The EU just launched a big antitrust probe into Amazon, and it could lead to a fine of up to $23 billion

The European Union's competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, announced the Amazon investigation on Wednesday.
The European Union's competition chief, Margrethe Vestager.

Amazon is facing a ‘full-blown’ antitrust investigation from the woman who has fined Google and Apple billions

According to a new Bloomberg report, a formal investigation into Amazon is imminent in the European Union.

Trump drops the biggest hint yet that he’s coming after the big-tech ‘monopoly’ with potential billion-dollar fines

President Donald Trump pointed to the European Union's fines to firms such as Google and said, 'We should be doing that — they're our companies.'
Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Margrethe Vestager, the European competition commissioner.

Google fined $1.7 billion over a 3rd breach of EU antitrust rules in 3 years

Google was punished again by European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager.
Margrethe Vestager, the European Union's competition commissioner.

Google has already been hit with $7 billion in EU antitrust fines. Now it’s reportedly facing a third.

The European Commission has slapped Google with over $7 billion in fines over the past two years.
Margrethe Vestager, European Union's anti-monopoly chief, answers questions from reporters at Web Summit in Lisbon.

Europe’s anti-monopoly chief conducted ‘very preliminary investigations’ into Apple but decided it’s ‘not a dominant com...

Apple and its investors will thus be relieved they are no longer in her searchlight.