Monopoly Man at Google Hearing

Ian Madrigal, the person who identified themselves as the Monopoly Man, said the act is a protest of the internet company’s alleged inability to self-regulate when it comes to protecting consumer data.

On December 11, Google CEO Sundar Pichai answered questions at a Congressional hearing. The main takeaway was that most members of Congress have no idea how the internet works.  One notable feature of the hearing was the re-appearance of Monopoly Man. From CNBC

 

 

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About Tony Lima

Retired after teaching economics at California State Univ., East Bay (Hayward, CA). Ph.D., economics, Stanford. Also taught MBA finance at the California University of Management and Technology. Occasionally take on a consulting project if it's interesting. Other interests include wine and technology.