I am all for small government, and this gets into that big government problem that we all need to think carefully before doing. The good that can come out of this is that smaller companies will be able to compete, and that our government will be looking into other practices that keep us locked into these behemoths. The bad that can arrive, is that the smaller companies may not be purchased and swallowed up to be part of the behemoths… but that can be good too… as sometimes the purchase is to take the good ideas of the little ones and throw them away.
The Justice Department is opening a broad antitrust review into whether dominant technology firms are unlawfully stifling competition, according to department officials.
Found at www.wsj.com