WHERE TO WATCH
Singapore's Latest Move to Crackdown on Big Tech
May 14, 2019
Cheddar reporter Spencer Feingold breaks down why tech giants (such as Google and Facebook) are raising the alarm on Singapore's new law meant to curb 'fake news.'
NBA's 'Money Whisperer' Advises Athletes on How to Handle Finances During Coronavirus
May 8, 2019
Could Taxing Big Tech Discourage Targeted Ads?
A Nobel Prize-winning economist has a different approach to controlling big tech. Paul Romer wrote in The New York Times that we should be taxing large tech companies specifically for revenues made through targeted advertising, in hopes of encouraging a subscription-based model. Colin Gillis, Director of Research at Chatham Road Partners, joined Cheddar to discuss why users may be hesitant to welcome subscription pricing on platforms that are free today.
Mar 28, 2018
Facebook Data Scandal: What's Next?
The worst may not be over for Facebook and as it deals with backlash from regulators and users. David Yanofsky, Reporter at Quartz, discussed whether Facebook is too big to fail.
Sep 24, 2018
E*TRADE Generation Trader: Big Tech Heads to Capitol Hill
Technology giants are heading to Capitol Hill this week for a hearing about digital privacy. In this episode of Generation Trader, Hope King and Brad Smith explore the recent performance of Google parent company Alphabet, Facebook, and Twitter ahead of Tuesday's hearing.