How to deal with Big Tech regulation, smartly


Cory Doctorow, in an opinion piece for the Economist, makes some salient points about challenges and unintended consequences of regulating tech companies. Instead, he proposes what needs to happen. I found myself nodding my head in agreement. The readers here know of my often repeated arguments that big tech giants welcome oversight because it puts the little companies at a disadvantage and thus increasing their grip.¬†Facebook and its fellow giants are enemy of the innovation economy, the very one that allowed them to thrive and become this big. (more…)

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