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Juan

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It does seem that all sides think section 230 needs to be revisited at a minimum. Revoking it makes YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, SatelliteGuys, etc. into publishers though, which will result in very heavy-handed moderation (or censorship as some would say), so probably not what anyone actually wants.
Another great post...but when you throw monopoly in the big tech mix it really screams review
 

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The app is supposed to be coming to the new Chromecast with Google TV in "early 2021". Once it does, I plan to finally try out Apple TV+. Hopefully the app will be in the Play Store for any Android TV device that meets minimum specs to download and install. We'll see..
Yep. Can't come too soon.
 

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I know what it does to companies that are basically monopolies...and thats the real issue..competion being squashed
Gee, Parler didn't have much trouble finding a new home when Amazon kicked them out. Remind which social media company has no competition? There's no question the big guys were/are much better at marketing themselves than some others though...
 

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Gee, Parler didn't have much trouble finding a new home when Amazon kicked them out. Remind which social media company has no competition? There's no question the big guys were/are much better at marketing themselves than some others though...
I would appreciate if you would leave politics out of this so we can continue thus duscussion but anytime the majority silence a minority competitor its usually a antitrust violation..several examples would be att,exxon and even a&p super markets amongst others
 
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I would appreciate if you would leave politics out of this so we can continue thus duscussion but anytime the majority silence a minority competitor its usually a antitrust violation..several examples would be att,exxon and even a&p super markets amongst others
Politics??? Amazon kicked out Parler for contract/TOS violations as they were legally entitled to do.
 

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Parler didn't have much trouble finding a new home when Amazon kicked them out
Just being pedantic here and not applying any judgement to Amazon's decision to de-platorm Parler.

They were able to get a website up on another platform. The actual application will likely take months to get up and running on a new cloud because it was built in a cloud-native way that takes advantage of AWS proprietary technologies, which is its own lesson for everyone: you may one day have to migrate to a new cloud provider, so develop. your software with that in mind.
 

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