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EU Digital Services Act now applies to all but the smallest businesses

EU Digital Services Act now applies to all but the smallest businesses The DSA originally applied only to the big guys like Google and Meta. Now it governs almost all online platforms that reach a European audience. Kim Davis on February 16, 2024   The European Union’s Digital Services Act, aimed at preventing the spreading … Continue reading EU Digital Services Act now applies to all but the smallest businesses

How the Digital Services Act affects consumer experience

  By Tim Ringel October 13, 2023 Most of the press surrounding the EU’s Digital Services Act (DSA) has been focused on its impact on VLOPs or “very large online platforms.” And indeed, platforms like Amazon, Alibaba Express, Facebook, Google, and the like bear the greatest potential liabilities under the law. But what’s forgotten most … Continue reading How the Digital Services Act affects consumer experience

EU seeks feedback on potential regulation of Microsoft and Apple services

EU seeks feedback on potential regulation of Microsoft and Apple services Radek Zielinski / Oct 10, 2023   The European Union is actively investigating whether several key services from tech giants Microsoft and Apple should fall under the bloc’s new Digital Markets Act (DMA), which aims to increase competition in the digital sector. According to … Continue reading EU seeks feedback on potential regulation of Microsoft and Apple services

Microsoft and Amazon face a UK antitrust probe over cloud services

Microsoft and Amazon face a UK antitrust probe over cloud services Officials are concerned that it’s too difficult for customers to switch to another provider. Kris Holt   Thu, Oct 5, 2023 Noah Berger / reuters Microsoft and Amazon are facing more antitrust scrutiny. The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) says it will investigate … Continue reading Microsoft and Amazon face a UK antitrust probe over cloud services

Amazon Reports Strong Demand For Advertising And AI Services

Amazon Reports Ad Sales Up 22%, Strong Demand For AI Services by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, August 3, 2023 Amazon reported Thursday that second-quarter revenue rose 11% to $134.4 billion — with artificial intelligence, cloud services and advertising playing a major role in the increase. Along with AWS, advertising has become one of Amazon’s highest-margin businesses. … Continue reading Amazon Reports Strong Demand For Advertising And AI Services

KPMG to Invest $2 Billion in Cloud and AI Services

KPMG to Invest $2 Billion in Cloud and AI Services Deanna Ritchie / Jul 14, 2023   KPMG, a worldwide leader in professional services, has formed a multi-year alliance with Microsoft to modernize its workforce practices, strengthen its development, and incorporate artificial intelligence (AI) solutions into its offerings. KPMG will invest $ 2 billion in … Continue reading KPMG to Invest $2 Billion in Cloud and AI Services