Saturday, 31 July 2021

UK launches Digital Markets Unit to crackdown on tech giants dominance

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Wednesday 07 April 21

The Digital Markets Unit (DMU) will focus initially on the likes of Google and Facebook, who currently dominate the digital market

Initially announced last November, today sees the UK government announce the creation of a new regulatory body, the DMU, that will be tasked with reining in the major US tech giants that currently stifle competition online, ultimately seeking to give consumers more choice and control over their data. The DMU was created following various market reviews and studies which showed Big Tech…

Initially announced last November, today sees the UK government announce the creation of a new regulatory body, the DMU, that will be tasked with reining in the major US tech giants that currently stifle competition online, ultimately seeking to give consumers more choice and control over their data. The DMU was created following various market reviews and studies which showed Big Tech…

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