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17th of August – 23rd of August

Apple is worth $2 trillion

On Wednesday the 19th of August, Apple became the first U.S. company that is estimated to be worth $2 trillion. The value of shares increased by 1.4% during midday trading.

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27th of July – 2nd of August

Chief Executives appear before Congress

Last year, Cicilline, the chairman of the antitrust panel, opened a congressional investigation of Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon. This Wednesday the executives of these tech giants were questioned for almost 6 hours about the strategies their respective company used to get to their supreme position of dominance over the technology market. All chief executives denied the claims of harming the economy, oppressing competitors, and purposefully limiting the choices consumers have.