05/03/2020 (Sun) 19:24:04
What this will all mean when the crisis is over is uncertain. Before the coronavirus, lawmakers around the world were mulling regulations designed to rein in the awesome power wielded by these companies. Those rules could include privacy laws that restrict advertising businesses. Law enforcement agencies have threatened device makers, demanding a way to crack into a suspect's iPhone . Meanwhile, the Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission and others are looking into potentially breaking up Apple, Amazon, Google or Facebook.