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ARM based Computers Devices Editorial Market Competition Operating Systems

ARMs Race | Apple to unveil first Apple Silicon Macs in November

Apple has been rumored to ARM a and revive the 12-inch MacBook Air for some time. With the recent announcement of Apple’s plans to move thier entire Mac lineup to their own ARM-based Silicon, the biggest question remains, which device will be first. We are finally getting a possible month that we might the first […]

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Anti-Competitive Anti-Trust Editorial Market Competition Privacy Security

In the Land of Trillion Dollar Goliaths | The Antitrust lawsuit against Google

Recently the House Judiciary Committee released its antitrust report on Amazon, Apple Google and Facebook called Investigation of Competition in Digital Markets. The 449-page report detailed how these companies bought competitors, preference their own services and wielded too much power over the other competitors that used their platforms. Now the US Department of Justice has […]

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Anti-Competitive Anti-Trust Editorial Market Competition Privacy Security

In the Land of Trillion Dollar Goliaths | The mighty will fall

Today the House Judiciary Committee released its antitrust report on Amazon, Apple Google and Facebook called Investigation of Competition in Digital Markets. The 449-page report detailed how these companies bought competitors, preference their own services and wielded too much power over the other competitors that used their platforms. The report opened with a recap of […]

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Games Gaming Market Competition

Amazon Luna Cloud Gaming Service, the details

The Next-generation of gaming experiences may be Cloud Gaming and not PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X|S. Cloud Gaming lower the barriers to entry in ways not achievable in the past. This holiday season gift givers will be able to give a gift children Xbox Game Pass, Amazon Luna & Google Stadia subscription gift cards […]

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Anti-Trust Apps Comparison Privacy Security

How to set a default web browser on iOS14

The freedom to choose seems like something we take for granted (at least in the U.S.), that’s why Apple’s artificial boundaries seem so egregious. While there are a few work arounds to have your email app and a few others, open your browser of choice, you may still find yourself hitting a link and suddenly […]

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Apps Privacy Security

Oracle to partner with Bytedance, parent of TikTok

The continued drama over TikTok has seen first Microsoft, then Twitter, then Oracle, then Walmart and Microsoft, then Triller all vying for one of the world’s most popular social apps. With the 45-day deadline closing, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Bytedance has selected a suitor.

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ARM based Computers Devices Market Competition Operating Systems

ARMs Race | Apple Silicon-based 12-inch MacBook to launch this year

Apple is rumored to ARM a and revive the 12-inch MacBook Air next year. With the recent announcement of Apple’s plans to move thier entire Mac lineup to their own ARM-based Silicon, the biggest question remains, which device will be first.

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Anti-Trust App Stores Games

In the Land of Trillion Dollar Goliaths | The Epic War to free the platforms

Disney recently added the musical Hamilton to its streaming service where millions of subscribers got to see the hit musical for the very first time. With many musicals, the story and the music stays with you long after you experience it. The Epic War to free the platforms is soon to overshadow the Hey email […]

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Anti-Trust App Stores Games

In the Land of Trillion Dollar Goliaths | Apple and Google hold all the cards

It has certainly been an interesting year…so far. At Platform De.Central we have been focused on antitrust issues regarding platform power since day one. It is core to our mission – Work x Play without limits. Today we use our devices to be productive, creative and sometimes blowoff some steam with a good gaming session. […]

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Apps Privacy Security

Twitter may have entered the ring in a deal to acquire TikTok

With the drama over TikTok has reaching new heights, another contender may have entered the ring with Microsoft. With the 45-day deadline closing where U.S. companies will no longer be able to do transactions with not only Bytedance, the parent company of TikTok, the pressure is certainly on. There are many angles to this story, […]