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Omidyar Network Announces Initial Grants from COVID-19 Economic Response Advocacy Fund

May 27, 2020

­FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 27, 2020 CONTACT: [email protected] 

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Q&A with Mojaloop Foundation Director CV Madhukar, Managing Director, Beneficial Technology, Omidyar Network

Mojaloop Foundation recently interviewed the Omidyar Network Managing Director of Beneficial Technology, CV Madhukar, who will serve on the inaugural Mojaloop Foundation Board of Directors.

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Antitrust Experts Raise New Concerns about Google’s Digital Advertising Dominance

May 17, 2020

Former DOJ antitrust economist outlines in new policy paper a potential legal roadmap and evidence of harm to competition and consumers. Omidyar Network calls for the U.S. Department of Justice to accelerate a full investigation of Google’s behavior.

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Omidyar Network Joins Mojaloop Foundation as Inaugural Sponsor Member

May 6, 2020

Omidyar Network is proud to announce it will serve on the leadership board of the newly launched Mojaloop Foundation. The nonprofit organization focuses on increasing financial inclusion by empowering a diverse, global payment ecosystem to spur payment solutions for all.

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We’re Seeing an Economic Boom; But a Boom for Whom?

February 18, 2020

Joelle Gamble shares insights on the recent economic boom with Soledad O'Brien on Matter of Fact.

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She Wants to Break Up Big Everything

Omidyar Network is proud to support the launch of American Economic Liberties Project by Sarah Miller.

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This Year Privacy-First Tech Will (Slowly) Start Going Mainstream

February 6, 2020

Will 2020 be the year privacy-respecting tech goes mainstream? Director Sarah Drinkwater shares her predictions with Wired UK.

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Tech Boosts Corporate Profits. What’s It Doing for Workers?

January 30, 2020

Joelle Gamble shares insights on how new technology can lead to workplace fissuring.

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WhatsApp is a Threat to Society. Here’s How to Fix It.

December 16, 2019

David Madden and Anamitra Deb share four ways the encrypted messaging platform can address the dangerous behavior that its platform is enabling.

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Questioning the Appropriate use of Digital Identity

May 27, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis highlights risks of inadequate governance and technological guardrails

 

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Why We Invested in Good ID Advocacy Efforts Led by Civil Society and Grassroots Organizations in East Africa

May 21, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated efforts by governments around the world to digitize public services and public health responses. Thea and Franklyn share insights on how Omidyar Network continues to invest in organizations who support their people at the grassroots.

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New analysis offers roadmap to limit Google’s anticompetitive behavior in digital advertising

May 15, 2020

Today, we unveiled the first in a series of policy papers containing detailed evidence and roadmaps for potential antitrust cases against several tech giants. The “Roadmap for a Digital Advertising Monopolization Case Against Google”, is the result of a collaboration between several antitrust experts who have been working in tandem to study competition issues in the digital marketplace and research the specific harms caused by tech giants.

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