The Week in Tech: An Emerging Twist on Antitrust

By KATE CONGER from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/big-tech-antitrust.html?partner=IFTTT Technology If regulators and lawmakers are serious, they’re going to have to rethink a traditional approach to monopolies. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/big-tech-antitrust.html?partner=IFTTT
Twitter Suspends Account of Former Adviser to Saudi Crown Prince

By DAVEY ALBA from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/twitter-suspension-middle-east.html?partner=IFTTT Technology The account was one of thousands with ties to governments in the Middle East that were taken down by the social media company. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/twitter-suspension-middle-east.html?partner=IFTTT
Congress Asks More than 80 Companies for Big Tech Complaints

By JACK NICAS and DAVID MCCABE from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/house-antitrust-investigation-big-tech.html?partner=IFTTT Technology House lawmakers asked the companies for information on how their businesses had been affected by Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/house-antitrust-investigation-big-tech.html?partner=IFTTT
Inside Airbnb, Employees Eager for Big Payouts Pushed It to Go Public

By ERIN GRIFFITH from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/airbnb-employees-ipo-payouts.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Tension has grown among a 6,000-person work force as it waits to sell company shares, people with knowledge of the situation said. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/airbnb-employees-ipo-payouts.html?partner=IFTTT
Facebook Says It Has Suspended ‘Tens of Thousands’ of Apps

By KATE CONGER and GABRIEL J.X. DANCE from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/facebook-data-privacy-suspension.html?partner=IFTTT Technology The scale of suspensions, following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, was far larger than the social network had previously revealed. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/20/technology/facebook-data-privacy-suspension.html?partner=IFTTT
Airbnb Says It Plans to Go Public in 2020

By ERIN GRIFFITH from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/19/technology/airbnb-ipo-2020.html?partner=IFTTT Technology Making a public statement about a stock market debut in a particular year is unusual among technology start-ups, which typically keep their plans secret. The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/19/technology/airbnb-ipo-2020.html?partner=IFTTT