Spotify Technology and Match Group, the company behind dating app Tinder, have accused Apple of abusing its power over software developers that depend on the App Store to reach users.
In an iOS update expected this month, Apple will start asking users for permission to track their data across apps. The impact on smaller app developers could be devastating.
US senator Josh Hawley has introduced a bill that would ban all mergers and acquisitions by any company with a market value greater than $100-billion.
Apple has been a laggard in the smart-home space, but a versatile new device in early development could change that.
The rally in tech shares has taken the number of people with fortunes of more than $100-billion to eight.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted his frustration with US lawmakers’ questions on the social media platform during a hearing about misinformation on Thursday.
Facebook and Google are spending billions trying to get more people online in Africa, but the Internet giants are facing a backlash from governments worried about technology being used to remove them from power.