Items tagged "Digital Platform"
Public Knowledge Competition Policy Director Charlotte Slaiman to Testify Before House Judiciary on How Interoperability Can Rein In Big TechFebruary 25, 2021 Digital Platform , House Judiciary , interoperability , Platform Competition , testimony
Public Knowledge Competition Policy Director Charlotte Slaiman will testify before the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law this Thursday, Feb. 25 at 10:00 a.m. Her testimony will argue for new laws and rules, like interoperability, to combat the power of Big Tech.Read More
Public Knowledge Applauds State Attorneys General Bipartisan Suit Against GoogleDecember 17, 2020 Digital Platform , Google , lawsuit , Platform Competition , search market
Today, a group of 38 bipartisan attorneys general, led by Colorado and Nebraska, filed an antitrust suit against Google alleging the company stifled competitors that might have challenged the company’s dominance in the search market. Public Knowledge has advocated for scrutiny of Google’s anticompetitive conduct in both search and advertising technology.Read More
Video | Broadband Network Reliability: Are “Best Efforts” Sufficient in the Digital Era?October 30, 2020 Broaband Access , Broadband , broadband network , Digital Platform , Webinar Series
Historically, the internet is a “best efforts” service. Subscribers knowingly accept the risk of outages at any time as a condition of using the network. Today, access to reliable broadband has become an essential cornerstone of the economy, education, and public safety. The COVID-19 pandemic has increased our reliance on broadband even further while regulated […]Read More