The Federal Trade Commission is looking into possible antitrust violations after a deal between Amazon and Apple has resulted in legitimate third-party marketplace sellers' businesses being forced off of Amazon's platform.
A letter seen by Reuters outlined instructions for the U.S. enforcement staff to continue treating Huawei as if a blacklist is still in place.
Despite the feeling that Huawei had already been blacklisted by the U.S. government, President Trump and the Commerce Department made several moves to up the pressure even further—all part of the U.S.'s escalating trade war with China.
The Federal Trade Commision has ordered Office Depot and a software service provider to fork over $35 million to settle a complaint that the companies used misleading software to get consumers to pay for PC repair services.
Massive GDPR fine for Google highlights just how tough (and open ended) these European consumer privacy laws can be to navigate—especially for large tech firms.
The U.S. and China have reached a deal that would delay any further tariff escalation for at least 90 days, giving the two global powers time to negotiate a more-complete trade truce.