The feature wasn't being used the way LinkedIn expected, with users wanting videos to remain on their platform instead of disappearing.
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The ACCC is starting the debate on how Australia handles mergers, proposing a separate digital platforms approach to avoid market dominance.
Fines are being treated like a business expense, antitrust and intellectual property law expert Thomas Vinje has said. He'd also argue the culture within big tech needs to be addressed.
Apple has announced the acquisition of classical music streaming service Primephonic.
The watchdog has now moved onto examining competition and consumer concerns with online retail marketplaces such as eBay Australia, Amazon Australia, Kogan, and Catch.com.au.
Facebook added Giphy to its family only a year ago, but an investigation by the UK regulator could result in the social media site letting go of the GIF giant.
The Open App Markets Act is aiming to tear down coercive anticompetitive walls in the app economy, with three US senators hoping it will set fair, clear, and enforceable rules that protect competition and strengthen consumer protections.
The Australian marketplace will from the start of November add a 0.5% surcharge to purchases made with a Visa card.