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Will Facebook Have to Give Up WhatsApp and Instagram?

Newsclick | 13/12/2020 11:34 PM | Click to read full article

Facebook has been hit by lawsuits by the US government and nearly every US state, in a development that could fundamentally change how the company works.

The lawsuits relate to the running of Facebook, accusing it of using its purchase of Instagram and WhatsApp to unfairly dominate the tech industry. It suggests that the three different apps should be broken up, in what would amount to one of the most substantial alterations to the technology industry ever.