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The Economic Times
Telecom companies to gain from billing tie-up with Googlewill be formally announced this week by Google and Idea Cellular—the country's
Telecom companies to gain from billing tie-up with Google
The Economic Times / Posted 10 hours ago
will be formally announced this week by Google and Idea Cellular—the country's third largest telco—for Play Store on the Android operating system. "We are in the process of adding direct carrier billing to Google Play in India on Idea Cellular so... Read more
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PhysOrg
Microsoft takes the long view on smartphone rebootin PC software and move it to smartphones, a realm dominated by Apple's iPhone
Microsoft takes the long view on smartphone reboot
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
in PC software and move it to smartphones, a realm dominated by Apple's iPhone and devices using Google's free-to-use Android operating system. Microsoft's ill-fated deal to buy Nokia's phone business, finalized two years ago, didn't improve... Read more
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PhysOrg
Updated Carat app gives a smart boost to batterydevice energy consumption and battery problems. The new application version ha
Updated Carat app gives a smart boost to battery
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
device energy consumption and battery problems. The new application version has better support for new versions of the Android operating system, including Android 5.0 and 6.0. The new version of Carat is currently available for download in... Read more
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New Kerala
App tells what is eating up your smartphone battery - newkerala.com #58163related energy consumption and battery problems. The new application version h
App tells what is eating up your smartphone battery - newkerala.com #58163
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
related energy consumption and battery problems. The new application version has better support for new versions of the Android operating system, including Android 5.0 and 6.0. The new version is currently available for download in Google Play... Read more
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Daily Mail
Google Chrome topples Internet Explorerin desktop browser traffichas been accused by the European Commission of 'stifling competition' by abusin
Google Chrome topples Internet Explorerin desktop browser traffic
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
has been accused by the European Commission of 'stifling competition' by abusing the dominant position of its Android operating system. The EU Anti-Trust Commission has alleged the technology giant breached competition rules by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apple shares suffer longest losing streak since 1998Apple boss Tim Cook is pictured with the iPhone 6 It emerged Google has made $
Apple shares suffer longest losing streak since 1998
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Apple boss Tim Cook is pictured with the iPhone 6 It emerged Google has made $31 billion (£22 billion) in revenue from its Android operating system, but the figure is dwarfed by Apple, which generated more than $32billion from iPhone sales alone in... Read more
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The Register
3-in-4 Android phones, slabs, gizmos menaced by fresh hijack flawsGoogle has today issued a bundle of 40 security patches for its Android operati
3-in-4 Android phones, slabs, gizmos menaced by fresh hijack flaws
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
Google has today issued a bundle of 40 security patches for its Android operating system. A dozen of the fixes correct critical vulnerabilities in versions 4.4.4 of the operating system and above. About 74 per cent of in-use Android devices run... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Handy battery gives powerful advantage to G5 phonearound, it's the new mobile phone from LG, the G5. I tested one offered to me b
Handy battery gives powerful advantage to G5 phone
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
around, it's the new mobile phone from LG, the G5. I tested one offered to me by Verizon Wireless. The new G5 runs the Android operating system but with a few added features including a package of Amazon.com apps for streaming music and video... Read more
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examiner.com
How to get WhatsApp for PCemulators. An Android emulator is software, which has the potential to create a
How to get WhatsApp for PC
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
emulators. An Android emulator is software, which has the potential to create a virtual machine within your computer. Android operating system is installed within this virtual machine. In fact, almost all the features that you can see in... Read more
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Fortune
Apple Music for Android Just Got BetterApple aapl Music users on Google’s goog Android operating system will now be ab
Apple Music for Android Just Got Better
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
Apple aapl Music users on Google’s goog Android operating system will now be able to watch music videos within the app and have the option to sign up for a family plan instead of a single membership. The family membership allows six users to share... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
I-TEAM investigation: Is Facebook spying on you?6.0, also known as "Marshmallow," which newer Android phones and tablets use. O
I-TEAM investigation: Is Facebook spying on you?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
6.0, also known as "Marshmallow," which newer Android phones and tablets use. Older devices using earlier versions of the Android operating system, like Android 5.0 ("Lollipop"), can only restrict permissions by using third-party apps. SLIDESHOW:... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Dynamics robots looking for a good homeperson who oversaw Google’s robotics initiative, code-named Replicant, was Andy
Boston Dynamics robots looking for a good home
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
person who oversaw Google’s robotics initiative, code-named Replicant, was Andy Rubin, co-creator of the company’s Android operating system for smartphones. Since that project was such a success, Rubin “was like a hit movie director who got... Read more
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CNET
Google Nexus Oneprice hasn't been announced yet. Android evolved The Nexus One is the first p
Google Nexus One
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
price hasn't been announced yet. Android evolved The Nexus One is the first phone to come with version 2.1 of Google's Android operating system, and the little green robot just keeps getting better and better. Old features like fantastic Gmail... Read more
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Japan Today
U.S. looks into Google edge on Android: report ‹ Japan Todaysaid the FTC’s move extends a probe that began last year. Google and the FTC d
U.S. looks into Google edge on Android: report ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
said the FTC’s move extends a probe that began last year. Google and the FTC declined to comment on the report. The Android operating system accounts for about 80% of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google’s closest rival,... Read more
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The Hindu
New education tool: Tabs with literacy appsInstitute of Technology (MIT). The researchers’ system consists of an inexpens
New education tool: Tabs with literacy apps
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Institute of Technology (MIT). The researchers’ system consists of an inexpensive tablet computer using Google’s Android operating system. Researchers combed through the early-childhood and literacy apps to identify several hundred that... Read more
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Business Standard India
Samsung offers olive branch to AppleMarket Samsung Vice Chairman Lee Jae Yong is trying to accelerate a diversifica
Samsung offers olive branch to Apple
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
Market Samsung Vice Chairman Lee Jae Yong is trying to accelerate a diversification beyond phones, which depend on Google's Android operating system and compete with hundreds of Chinese makers, including Huawei Technologies Co., Xiaomi Corp. and... Read more
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Fortune
Samsung's Future Is Only as Bright as the Coders It Can Attractis “evolving into a software and services company.” Rhee bragged of Samsung’s d
Samsung's Future Is Only as Bright as the Coders It Can Attract
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
is “evolving into a software and services company.” Rhee bragged of Samsung’s dominance in smartphones that use Google’s Android operating system. Although software developers typically build their apps on Android, which makes their apps... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Postmid-tier devices, and be embedded on wearable devices such as the Samsung Gear
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 7 days ago
mid-tier devices, and be embedded on wearable devices such as the Samsung Gear S2. Knox will also be extended beyond the Android operating system to include Samsung’s Tizen operating system, allowing millions more Samsung device owners to benefit... Read more
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The Hill
Court rules Amazon unfairly billed for kids' app purchasesstore’s relative size. Its apps can only be downloaded on its Kindle Fire table
Court rules Amazon unfairly billed for kids' app purchases
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
store’s relative size. Its apps can only be downloaded on its Kindle Fire tablets or on smartphones and tablets running the Android operating system. Since the FTC’s initial investigation started in 2012, Amazon has taken a number of steps to... Read more
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TechCrunch
Where are they now? Witness, the 2015 Disrupt NY Hackathon winnerBernitsas had to remove the black screen setting to get App Store approval. A v
Where are they now? Witness, the 2015 Disrupt NY Hackathon winner
TechCrunch / Posted 7 days ago
Bernitsas had to remove the black screen setting to get App Store approval. A version of the Witness app for Google’s Android operating system is currently in early access beta, according to the company’s website. Witness got its 15 minutes... Read more
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The Hindu
Tablets with literacy apps may help kids improve readingInstitute of Technology (MIT). The researchers’ system consists of an inexpens
Tablets with literacy apps may help kids improve reading
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Institute of Technology (MIT). The researchers’ system consists of an inexpensive tablet computer using Google’s Android operating system. Researchers combed through the early-childhood and literacy apps to identify several hundred that... Read more
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New Kerala
Tablets loaded with literacy apps can help kids read - newkerala.com #55176Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US. The experiments consisted of an inexp
Tablets loaded with literacy apps can help kids read - newkerala.com #55176
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US. The experiments consisted of an inexpensive tablet computer using Google's Android operating system. The researchers also developed their own interface for the tablets, which grants users access only... Read more
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PhysOrg
US looks into Google edge on Android: reportsaid the FTC's move extends a probe that began last year. Google and the FTC d
US looks into Google edge on Android: report
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
said the FTC's move extends a probe that began last year. Google and the FTC declined to comment on the report. The Android operating system accounts for about 80 percent of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest... Read more
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CNBC
Getty accuses Google of ‘promoting piracy’— accusing it of abusing its dominance of web search to promote its own shoppin
Getty accuses Google of ‘promoting piracy’
CNBC / Posted 8 days ago
— accusing it of abusing its dominance of web search to promote its own shopping services, and of abusing dominance of its Android operating system to lock customers into using Google apps. The Getty complaint broaches a third area of concern... Read more
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The Economic Times
US looks into Google's Android on unfair advantage issuesaid the FTC's move extends a probe that began last year. Google and the FTC d
US looks into Google's Android on unfair advantage issue
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
said the FTC's move extends a probe that began last year. Google and the FTC declined to comment on the report. The Android operating system accounts for about 80 per cent of the worldmarket for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US looks into Google edge on Androidsaid the FTC's move extends a probe that began last year. Google and the FTC d
US looks into Google edge on Android
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
said the FTC's move extends a probe that began last year. Google and the FTC declined to comment on the report. The Android operating system accounts for about 80 percent of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest... Read more
9 related stories
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New York Post
Apple suffers first quarterly sales decline in 13 yearsactive Apple devices worldwide, and that the iPhone continues to steal market s
Apple suffers first quarterly sales decline in 13 years
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
active Apple devices worldwide, and that the iPhone continues to steal market share from smartphones powered by Google’s Android operating system. Apple’s cash pile continued to grow, topping $233 billion. Accordingly, Apple said it will raise... Read more
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Market Watch
Apple posts first quarterly sales drop since 2003continues to do well with new smartphone buyers as well as customers switching
Apple posts first quarterly sales drop since 2003
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
continues to do well with new smartphone buyers as well as customers switching over from phones running Alphabet Inc.'s Android operating system. Apple said it had the highest-ever number of switchers from other smartphones in the first six... Read more
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Boston Globe
iPhone sales drop, and Apple’s 13-year surge ebbsbe reaching the saturation point among potential customers in some countries, a
iPhone sales drop, and Apple’s 13-year surge ebbs
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
be reaching the saturation point among potential customers in some countries, and other smartphone makers using Google’s Android operating system continue to challenge the company with powerful, lower-price devices. China, Apple’s second-largest... Read more
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Daily Mail
iPhone sales DECLINE for the first time as Apple misses targetsbuyback plan could be good news for theshares. It emerged Google has made $31
iPhone sales DECLINE for the first time as Apple misses targets
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
buyback plan could be good news for theshares. It emerged Google has made $31 billion (£22 billion) in revenue from its Android operating system, but the figure is dwarfed by Apple, which generated more than $32billion from iPhone sales alone in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Can technology help teach literacy in poor communities?the very capacity for literacy depends. The researchers' system consists of an
Can technology help teach literacy in poor communities?
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
the very capacity for literacy depends. The researchers' system consists of an inexpensive tablet computer using Google's Android operating system. Wolf and Gottwald combed through the literacy and early-childhood apps available for Android... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apple set to announce worst quarter in 13 YEARS after sales slumpperformances from Chinese firms including Huawei. It emerged Google has made $
Apple set to announce worst quarter in 13 YEARS after sales slump
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
performances from Chinese firms including Huawei. It emerged Google has made $31 billion (£22 billion) in revenue from its Android operating system, but the figure is dwarfed by Apple, which generated more than $32billion from iPhone sales alone in... Read more
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iafrica.com
A R289 000 smartphone? It's true...month. According to Reuters, co-founder and president of Sirin, Moshe Hogeg, s
A R289 000 smartphone? It's true...
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
month. According to Reuters, co-founder and president of Sirin, Moshe Hogeg, stated that the device will be based on the Android operating system and run technology up to three years in advance of the mass market. Hogeg further said, "(Our)... Read more
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The Register
Net scum lock ancient Androids, force users to buy iTunes gift cardsstill copy their files from infected devices before entering recovery mode and
Net scum lock ancient Androids, force users to buy iTunes gift cards
The Register / Posted 9 days ago
still copy their files from infected devices before entering recovery mode and flashing a clean - and preferably updated - Android operating system. Brandt found 224 devices infected since February of which some are thought to have been infected... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
EU Levels Antitrust Charges Against Abusive Androidon Wednesday charged that Google breached EU antitrust rules by seeking to main
EU Levels Antitrust Charges Against Abusive Android
E-Commerce Times / Posted 9 days ago
on Wednesday charged that Google breached EU antitrust rules by seeking to maintain and expand the dominance of its Android operating system. "A competitive mobile Internet sector is increasingly important for consumers and businesses in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Facebook aims to bring down tech prices, eyeing expansionprice of traditional tech products. Bits of open-source technology can be found
Facebook aims to bring down tech prices, eyeing expansion
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
price of traditional tech products. Bits of open-source technology can be found in all sorts of things, including Google's Android operating system and web browsers. Companies like Facebook often contribute to open-source projects since they don't... Read more
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MedCity News
Health systems join $17M investment in Augmedixend,” he said. As physicians examine patients while wearing Google Glass — or
Health systems join $17M investment in Augmedix
MedCity News / Posted 9 days ago
end,” he said. As physicians examine patients while wearing Google Glass — or any other brand of “smart glass” running the Android operating system —the Augmedix app can capture what they see and what they say. The humans on the back end then turn... Read more
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Computer Business Review
How to manage the top five mobile security risksBut with the right tools, enterprises can identify Android device risks by corr
How to manage the top five mobile security risks
Computer Business Review / Posted 9 days ago
But with the right tools, enterprises can identify Android device risks by correlating known vulnerabilities against the Android operating system. Once the vulnerable device is identified it can then be quarantined. Sean Ginevan is Senior... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Kamcord opens door to ‘app-casting,’ as video gamers cash inAndroid phone owners record and share their games. Then last year, Google built
Kamcord opens door to ‘app-casting,’ as video gamers cash in
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Android phone owners record and share their games. Then last year, Google built in video capturing and sharing into the Android operating system, which opened the door for gamers to stream directly from Android phones. (Streaming out also works... Read more
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New Kerala
CREO announces genuine parts for first 'Make in India' smartphone - newkerala.com #54215Sai Srinivas, CEO and co-founder, CREO, said in a statement. The Rs.19,999 4G-
CREO announces genuine parts for first 'Make in India' smartphone - newkerala.com #54215
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Sai Srinivas, CEO and co-founder, CREO, said in a statement. The Rs.19,999 4G-enabled device runs on an indigenously-made Android operating system "FUEL OS". The metal body device is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on both sides with 2.5D... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Enter a virtual realityyour own VR phone adapter using a bit of cardboard and some rubber bands. And
Enter a virtual reality
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
your own VR phone adapter using a bit of cardboard and some rubber bands. And the word is that Google new version of the Android operating system due out later this year will incorporate ways in which to make bringing VR to apps even easier. And... Read more
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The Economic Times
Startup Sirin to launch ultra high-technology phone for executivesit with almost military-grade security," said Sirin co-founder and president Mo
Startup Sirin to launch ultra high-technology phone for executives
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
it with almost military-grade security," said Sirin co-founder and president Moshe Hogeg. The phone will be based on the Android operating system and run otherwise unspecified technology two to three years in advance of the mass market, he... Read more
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Cellular-News.com
Google Formally Charged With Abusing Android Market Dominanceof mobile devices. The Commission opened proceedings in April 2015 concerning
Google Formally Charged With Abusing Android Market Dominance
Cellular-News.com / Posted 10 days ago
of mobile devices. The Commission opened proceedings in April 2015 concerning Google's conduct as regards the Android operating system and applications. At this stage, the Commission considers that Google is dominant in the markets for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Start-up Sirin to launch ultra high-tech phone for executivesit with almost military-grade security," said Sirin co-founder and president Mo
Start-up Sirin to launch ultra high-tech phone for executives
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
it with almost military-grade security," said Sirin co-founder and president Moshe Hogeg. The phone will be based on the Android operating system and run otherwise unspecified technology two to three years in advance of the mass market, he... Read more
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Reuters
Start-up Sirin to launch ultra high-tech phone for executivesit with almost military-grade security," said Sirin co-founder and president Mo
Start-up Sirin to launch ultra high-tech phone for executives
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
it with almost military-grade security," said Sirin co-founder and president Moshe Hogeg. The phone will be based on the Android operating system and run otherwise unspecified technology two to three years in advance of the mass market, he... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Low-income families have cheap option for internet accessbroadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the
Low-income families have cheap option for internet access
FOX Carolina / Posted 11 days ago
broadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the global market for mobile apps by making its Android operating system give preferential treatment to its own products.More > Apple delays earnings report for business... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Low-income families have cheap option for internet accessbroadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the
Low-income families have cheap option for internet access
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 11 days ago
broadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the global market for mobile apps by making its Android operating system give preferential treatment to its own products.More > Apple delays earnings report for business... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Low-income families have cheap option for internet accessbroadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the
Low-income families have cheap option for internet access
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 11 days ago
broadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the global market for mobile apps by making its Android operating system give preferential treatment to its own products.More > Apple delays earnings report for business... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Low-income families have cheap option for internet accessbroadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the
Low-income families have cheap option for internet access
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 11 days ago
broadening its battle with Google, alleging that the technology giant rigs the global market for mobile apps by making its Android operating system give preferential treatment to its own products.More > Apple delays earnings report for business... Read more
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Business Standard India
Google and Europe should not be enemieswho benefit from both. In an antitrust case brought on Wednesday, the European
Google and Europe should not be enemies
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
who benefit from both. In an antitrust case brought on Wednesday, the European Commission alleges that Google uses its Android operating system to unfairly privilege its own products on mobile phones. The new suit, which could result in a fine... Read more
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