EU and Britain to toughen rules, fines for US tech giants

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EU and Britain to toughen rules, fines for US tech giants

Big tech companies face hefty fines in the European Union and Britain if they treat rivals unfairly or fail to protect users on their platforms, in proposed regulations unveiled Tuesday by officials in Brussels and London.The EU outlined the long-awaited, sweeping overhaul of its digital rule book while the British government released its own plans to step up policing of harmful material online, signalling the next phase of technology regulation in Europe.Both sets of proposals include specific…

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By | 2020-12-16T02:04:47+00:00 December 16th, 2020|Technology|Comments Off on EU and Britain to toughen rules, fines for US tech giants