The UK Creates Big Tech Antitrust Watchdog

The European Union proposed bills, the Digital Markets Act and Digital Services Act, to limit the reach of Big Tech companies

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Google and Facebook are among Big Tech companies to be investigated by the Digital Markets Unit. Landscapes, Seascapes, Jewellery & Action Photographer, Google, Facebook

The U.K. launched a new regulatory body with the goal of promoting competition among technology companies on Tuesday. 

Rachel Winicov is a freelance writer for Adweek focusing on digital media, ad tech and social media.