Challenges for Big Tech

Amid food delivery wars, restaurants fear new digital aggregators, regulators have Big Tech in their sights, while London becomes the second most monitored city after Beijing. Here’s the best of this week’s comment and analysis.

Ructions reflect arrival of deep-pocketed competitors in highly fragmented market

The police hope the software can solve and prevent crime, but can citizens ever give their consent?

China’s crackdown on Uighur Muslims means security checks are part of daily life

Silicon Valley has not been that creative in returning money to shareholders

Competition law should take changing business models into account

The proposed cryptocurrency would exacerbate existing problems in the financial system

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