Microsoft x Activision may well prove the longest playlist on this channel, as the news simply won't stop.
Now, of course, the biggest news possible has happened. The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has sued.
But one side does not a lawsuit make.
Let's talk about it...LIVE.
Quite the stocking stuffer Microsoft has delivered...in Virtual Legality.
#Microsoft #Activision #FTC
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*** CHAPTERS 00:00 Introduction 08:44 MS Wants to be the "Nice Guy" (NYT) 33:21 MS Responds to the FTC (Good Cop) 2:11:57 Activision Responds to the FTC (Bad Cop) 2:43:38 Final Thoughts and Merry X-Mas
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*** Discussed in this episode:
NEW YORK TIMES https://www.nytimes.com/2022/12/22/technology/microsoft-activision-strategy.html
THE FTC LAWSUIT https://www.ftc.gov/system/files/ftc_gov/pdf/D09412MicrosoftActivisionAdministrativeComplaintPublicVersionFinal.pdf
THE MICROSOFT RESPONSE https://fm.cnbc.com/applications/cnbc.com/resources/editorialfiles/2022/12/22/20221222_9412_Resp_Microsofts_Answer_PUBLIC.pdf
THE ACTIVISION RESPONSE https://fm.cnbc.com/applications/cnbc.com/resources/editorialfiles/2022/12/23/20221222_9412_Resp_Activisions_Answer_PUBLIC.pdf
*** "Virtual Legality" is a continuing series discussing the law, video games, software, and everything digital, hosted by Richard Hoeg, of the Hoeg Law Business Law Firm (Hoeg Law).
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