Thursday, October 22, 2020

Tag: Australia to start policing Facebook’s and Google’s algorithms

Australia to start policing Facebook’s and Google’s algorithms

by Sean Walton, The Daily Sheeple:

Australia’s antitrust watchdog, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), has announced that it plans to set up an office that is dedicated to nothing else other than policing the algorithms tech giants like Facebook and Google use to generate their income, reports Reuters.

This is part of reforms designed to rein in the U.S. technology giants, potentially setting a precedent for global lawmakers.