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Facebook, Apple, Google, Amazon: market power, regulation and what governments might do

Is a regulatory hammer about to come down on the big tech giants? And if it does, what does that look like for Canada and for Canadians who use those tech services?
This photograph taken on September 28, 2017, shows a smartphone being operated in front of GAFA logos (acronym for Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon web giants). (Damien Meyer/AFP/Getty Images)

Is a regulatory hammer about to come down on the big tech giants?

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And if it does, what does that look like for Canada and for Canadians who use those tech services?

Paul Haavardsrud talks with Samantha Bradshaw of Stanford University's Digital Civil Society Lab.


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