This is what monopoly abuse looks like in the age of surveillance capitalism. Google are able to raise the cognitive price on users because they’ve cornered the market. If they were not the dominant entrance, they’d never be able to get away with this.
— DHH (@dhh) December 13, 2019
Google is the most powerful company in the history of the world. Now that they have dropped the “don’t be evil” moniker, we can talk about why.
Every search is worth money to them.