• Google, Facebook CEOs signed off on allegedly illegal ad deal, lawsuit says - CNET

    14 days ago - By CNET

    The antitrust lawsuit, led by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, was filed in 2020, with an unredacted version coming to light Friday.
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  • Mark Zuckerberg and Sundar Pichai were involved in ad collusion plot, claims court filing

    Mark Zuckerberg and Sundar Pichai were involved in ad collusion plot, claims court filing

    14 days ago - By The Verge

    Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge
    On Friday, a coalition of state attorneys general led by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton released a new antitrust complaint against Google, giving more details into the company's alleged collusion with Facebook in programmatic ad markets. The filing was first reported by Politico .
    First filed in November, the initial complaint alleged broad collusion between the two companies, particularly in a collaborative project codenamed “Jedi Blue” that saw the companies joining together to limit header bidding practices.
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