The debate underscored that support for a tougher approach to dealing with big technology companies goes beyond Senator Elizabeth Warren, who has called for breaking up Facebook, Google and Amazon.
At the first All Things Open event since Red Hat became a wholly owned IBM subsidiary, the company debuted an Open Source Community Grant that mixes cash and access to the IBM cloud.
At an event Tuesday, the search giant showed off the Nest Home Mini speaker and Nest WiFi, a redesigned version of the Google WiFi home router system.
Google is hoping the new AI-heavy 5.7-inch Pixel 4 and 6.3-inch Pixel 4 XL will get its high-end Pixel phones out of their rut and help them better compete with the iPhone.
The star attraction of this product line is its wide-angle video camera, which can automatically follow a person and zoom in on them as they move around a room during a chat.
In some cases, Tencent, a Chinese internet conglomerate with government ties, could have access to data such as a user’s location.
The NSA wanted to show off its Cybersecurity Directorate, a newly minted organization that began operations this month to protect the U.S. against emerging cyber threats.
Pharmaceutical company Merck KGaA enlisted AI startup Aera Technology to help boost its decision-making through predictive and prescriptive modeling.