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Big Tech Monopolization Daily Update

Break-up won’t reduce the harvesting of personal information Shari Ovide, May 13, 2019, https://www.seattletimes.com/business/technology/commentary-the-case-against-breaking-up-facebook/, Commentary: The case against breaking up Facebook Here are three problems I have with Facebook, and how a breakup might affect them: 1) Facebook has huge treasure troves of personal information. Facebook has vast knowledge about how the world spends its time on and off its internet hangouts, and in the real world. It hasn’t always

Arms Sales Topic Daily Update

Ukraine depends on US arms sales to defend itself from Russia Josh Mitchell, May 10, 2019, https://talkingpointsmemo.com/edblog/this-shocking-abuse-of-office-continues, , This Shocking Abuse of Office Continues, US In Discussions With Hungary Over Arms Sales – Senior Official As you know, Ukraine remains highly dependent on the United States, diplomatically, economically and even militarily, at least in the sense of arms sales. Russia continues a de facto occupation/insurgency in the country’s east. Crimea

(Teacher) NSDA PF Big Tech Topic Teacher’s Guide

Answers to Con Lecture Questions (1) Which arguments are all answers to the monopolization advantage/contention? (a) Companies don’t control all of their market space, market space is hard to define, Big Tech prices are low, consumers are happy (b) Companies don’t control all of their market space, market space is hard to define, Big Tech prices are low, consumers are angry (b) Companies don’t control all of their market space,