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Apple Will Manufacture New Mac Pro in Texas After Receiving Tariff Waivers

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 23, 2019 at 3:00pm 9/23/2019 at 3:00pm
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Apple announced this morning that the company will manufacture its new Mac Pro in its facility in Austin, TX.

There is a slight catch. Apple secured tariff waivers “for certain necessary components” not made in America.

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Congress, DOJ Launch Antitrust Investigation Into Big Tech Monopolies, Business Practices

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 11:00am 6/4/2019 at 11:00am
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The House Judiciary Committee announced on Monday that it would launch an antitrust investigation into big technology like Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Apple.

The Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) also announced their own investigation into these companies.

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The Big Tech censorship storm has landed

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 9:20pm 8/7/2018 at 9:20pm
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Alex Jones was deplatformed on at least four major social media platforms in a day: Facebook, Apple, YouTube and Spotify.

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Silicon Valley Cities Still Eyeing a ‘Google Tax’ After Head Tax Failure in Seattle

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 18, 2018 at 1:00pm 6/18/2018 at 1:00pm
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I blogged last week that Seattle’s city council pulled its head tax less than a month after the members passed it after legitimate pressure from Amazon, Starbucks, and other businesses.

I detailed in my blog the trouble with unnecessary corporate taxes such as fewer new jobs and less expansion. Despite this, the...

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France Files Complaint Against Apple, Google For “Abusive Commercial Practices”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 16, 2018 at 10:00am 3/16/2018 at 10:00am

France is not happy with the way that Apple and Google are allegedly treating its smaller software developers and has filed a complaint asking that the two tech giants stop “abusive commercial practices.”

The Wall Street Journal reports:

France wants to fine Apple Inc. AAPL -0.01% and Google for allegedly taking advantage...

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