Congress heard complaints about dominant search platforms like Google “self-preferencing,” or putting their own results above those of competitors, in a hearing Tuesday, the same day a bipartisan duo of senators urged the Justice Department to investigate Google’s search practices in addition to its advertising business. It’s clear complaints from companies like Yelp are finding an audience...
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The social and racial homogeneity of the venture capital industry has long been a source of frustration for entrepreneurs and investors alike. In recent years, this frustration has boiled over into a full-fledged movement, with a growing chorus of voices arguing that venture capitalists are destroying value by overlooking founders from swaths of the population including women, people of color...
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