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Forget Google, Time to End the Payment Processing Duopoly

In the last few years, you’ve likely seen a fair few comments about monopolies in the tech industry, and suggestions for breaking them up. These comments usually revolve around the big FAANG companies (or at least, Google, Amazon and Facebook) and suggest the power they hold is unhealthy for society.

And they’re right. It is unhealthy, and definitely acts as a good reason to break up said companies.

But they’re not the only ones that need it, nor the most important cases. No, there are two others that are…

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