The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sent requests for information to Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Square and Paypal on Thursday, as the regulator sought answers about how the companies use consumer financial information and whether they restrict competition. The broad investigation goes beyond the traditional remit for the consumer financial watchdog, which has not historically...
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Instagram’s creator conference in June was supposed to celebrate its commitment to influencers. But one marquee interview has come back to bite Instagram head Adam Mosseri. At a Senate hearing Wednesday, Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) used Mosseri’s video exchange with Instagram and YouTube star JoJo Siwa to make the point that Instagram-parent Meta Platforms was not doing enough to...
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