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Big tech faces EU’s antitrust scrutiny

Washington is talking about antitrust regulation for big tech while Europe takes action.  European Union (EU) regulators have recently announced a number of actions against US tech companies, beginning with an investigation last month into chipmaker Broadcom over whether it uses exclusivity agreements to undermine competitors. Margrethe Vestager, the top EU antitrust official, said Amazon will be examined for possibly abusing…