New York Times: The ‘Frightful Five’ Aren’t So Scary, as Long as They’re Competing

I don’t believe this. Your mileage may vary. New York Times: The ‘Frightful Five’ Aren’t So Scary, as Long as They’re Competing. “They are each assembling enormous pools of data about their users — which they use not just to sell more targeted advertising, but to improve and personalize their services, increasing their network advantage against smaller players. But while these firms are increasingly formidable and deserve scrutiny, over all their market power appears less durable than infrastructure-based monopolies of previous generations. “