Google and Facebook could be forced to disclose algorithms by Australia's competition watchdog

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Facebook is already facing a fine of $5bn from the US Federal Trade Commission this year
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Facebook is already facing a fine of $5bn from the US Federal Trade Commission this year

The regulator recommends creating a branch with more powers to monitor if tech firms use their algorithms to give precedence to their own products over that of rivals

Google and Facebook could be compelled by Australia's competition regulator to disclose details of their secretive algorithms under a new push for tech regulation in Australia. On Friday, the Australian...

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