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dna
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cards: sourcesunless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unli
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cards: sources
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
unless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unlikely, with European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager -- a Dane whose team is leading the Google investigation -- showing little interest in reaching a... Read more
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Times of Malta
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cards – sourcesunless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unli
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cards – sources
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
unless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unlikely, with European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager – a Dane whose team is leading the Google investigation – showing little interest in reaching a settlement... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Google Could Face Fines For Squeezing Out Rivals In Europeunless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unli
Google Could Face Fines For Squeezing Out Rivals In Europe
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
unless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unlikely, with European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager -- a Dane whose team is leading the Google investigation -- showing little interest in reaching a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cardsunless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unli
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cards
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
unless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unlikely, with European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager - a Dane whose team is leading the Google investigation - showing little interest in reaching a settlement... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cards – sourcesunless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unli
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cards – sources
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
unless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unlikely, with European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager – a Dane whose team is leading the Google investigation – showing little interest in reaching a settlement... Read more
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Reuters
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cardsunless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unli
Google faces first EU fine in 2016 with no deal on cards
Reuters / Posted yesterday
unless the EU watchdog changes its stance. Such a change of heart appears unlikely, with European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager -- a Dane whose team is leading the Google investigation -- showing little interest in reaching a... Read more
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Investopedia
Sundar Pichai Outlines His Vision in a Letter (GOOGL)Google's business model has been criticized by a number of people, ranging from
Sundar Pichai Outlines His Vision in a Letter (GOOGL)
Investopedia / Posted yesterday
Google's business model has been criticized by a number of people, ranging from Apple CEO Tim Cook to EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager. "Google Search works the same for anyone with an Internet connection, whether it is in a modern high-rise... Read more
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Reuters
EU clears CMA CGM, NOL container shipping mergertrade, so competition in this sector is essential for businesses and consumers
EU clears CMA CGM, NOL container shipping merger
Reuters / Posted yesterday
trade, so competition in this sector is essential for businesses and consumers in the EU," EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said. Shipping alliances, which involve sharing vessels and routes to save costs, are seen as crucial to... Read more
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The Register
Getty on Google: It’s all about traffic, duhis about the ability to build a business on the internet, a business that needs
Getty on Google: It’s all about traffic, duh
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
is about the ability to build a business on the internet, a business that needs traffic. Europe’s Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager devoted much of the time she spent justifying the Commission’s Android problem on just this question.... Read more
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International Business Times
Google accused by Getty of photo piracy for showing high resolution images in their search results European Commission is already considering charges against Google over its prop
Google accused by Getty of photo piracy for showing high resolution images in their search results
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
European Commission is already considering charges against Google over its proprietary Android mobile operating system. Margrethe Vestager, the European commissioner for competition, has expressed concerns over Google imposing restrictions on... Read more
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Japan Today
U.S. looks into Google edge on Android: report ‹ Japan Todayabout 80% of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google’s closest
U.S. looks into Google edge on Android: report ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
about 80% of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google’s closest rival, Apple. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager says the Silicon Valley giant has used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Google faces EU competition case over image searchespecially its search engine. It was the second attack by the EU against Googl
Google faces EU competition case over image search
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
especially its search engine. It was the second attack by the EU against Google after European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager last year formally charged the company with abusing its dominance of the search engine market in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Google faces EU competition case over image searchespecially its search engine. It was the second attack by the EU against Googl
Google faces EU competition case over image search
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
especially its search engine. It was the second attack by the EU against Google after European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager last year formally charged the company with abusing its dominance of the search engine market in... Read more
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Fortune
Google's War in Europe Just Opened Another Frontscraping at Google. Such complaints haven’t made headway in the past, but there
Google's War in Europe Just Opened Another Front
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
scraping at Google. Such complaints haven’t made headway in the past, but there appears to be a change in tone under Margrethe Vestager, who became EU competition commissioner in 2014. News Corp nws, the media company that owns the Wall... Read more
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PhysOrg
US looks into Google edge on Android: report80 percent of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest
US looks into Google edge on Android: report
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
80 percent of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest rival, Apple. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager says the Silicon Valley giant has used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its... Read more
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CNBC
Getty accuses Google of ‘promoting piracy’accused Google Images of harvesting its photographs in a way that siphoned traf
Getty accuses Google of ‘promoting piracy’
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
accused Google Images of harvesting its photographs in a way that siphoned traffic away from Getty's paid-for website. Margrethe Vestager, EU competition commissioner, has already issued two sets of charges against Google — accusing it of... Read more
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The Economic Times
US looks into Google's Android on unfair advantage issue80 per cent of the worldmarket for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest
US looks into Google's Android on unfair advantage issue
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
80 per cent of the worldmarket for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest rival, Apple. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager says the Silicon Valley giant has used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US looks into Google edge on Android80 percent of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest
US looks into Google edge on Android
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
80 percent of the world market for mobile phones, far ahead of Google's closest rival, Apple. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager says the Silicon Valley giant has used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its... Read more
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Swissinfo
IT Glitch Allowed Theft of LuxLeaks Documents, PwC Auditor Saysa special committee to probe fiscal deals across the 28-nation bloc. Antitrust
IT Glitch Allowed Theft of LuxLeaks Documents, PwC Auditor Says
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
a special committee to probe fiscal deals across the 28-nation bloc. Antitrust Commissioner EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager was invited but declined to testify at the trial, her spokesman Ricardo Cardoso said Tuesday by e-mail.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
LuxLeaks whistleblowers go on trialtax breaks granted to companies on his watch as premier of the small European d
LuxLeaks whistleblowers go on trial
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
tax breaks granted to companies on his watch as premier of the small European duchy. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who has launched tax inquiries into a number of firms including Amazon, has been invited to testify at... Read more
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The Manila Times
Alleged LuxLeaks instigators face trialministers agreeing at the weekend on a fresh series of measures to fight such d
Alleged LuxLeaks instigators face trial
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
ministers agreeing at the weekend on a fresh series of measures to fight such deals. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who has launched tax inquiries into a number of firms including Amazon, has been invited to testify at... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Insiders say EU set to block Three-O2 merger over competition concernsSeptember 2013 and December 2014. The cost for mobile data users increased 78
Insiders say EU set to block Three-O2 merger over competition concerns
Computer Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
September 2013 and December 2014. The cost for mobile data users increased 78 percent in the same period. Commissioner Margrethe Vestager already derailed a proposed merger of TeliaSonera and Telenor in Denmark, imposing conditions that made... Read more
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DW
Trial opens against LuxLeaks whistleblowers |minister of Luxembourg when multinational corporations hid billions of euros in
Trial opens against LuxLeaks whistleblowers |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
minister of Luxembourg when multinational corporations hid billions of euros in the duchy. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a January interview with "Euractiv" that the LuxLeaks revelations changed "the momentum of the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
LuxLeaks whistleblowers to go on trialministers agreeing at the weekend on a fresh series of measures to fight such d
LuxLeaks whistleblowers to go on trial
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
ministers agreeing at the weekend on a fresh series of measures to fight such deals. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who has launched tax inquiries into a number of firms including Amazon, has been invited to testify at... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
EU Levels Antitrust Charges Against Abusive Androidmobile Internet sector is increasingly important for consumers and businesses i
EU Levels Antitrust Charges Against Abusive Android
E-Commerce Times / Posted 5 days ago
mobile Internet sector is increasingly important for consumers and businesses in Europe," said the EC's antitrust chief, Margrethe Vestager. "Based on our investigation thus far," she continued, "we believe that Google's behavior denies... Read more
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thebee
Microsoft And Google Call Truce On Feudwith Google. It has charged the search giant with abusing the dominance of its
Microsoft And Google Call Truce On Feud
thebee / Posted 5 days ago
with Google. It has charged the search giant with abusing the dominance of its Android mobile phone operating system. Margrethe Vestager, the European commissioner for competition, says she believes that "Google has abused its dominant... Read more
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Cellular-News.com
Google Formally Charged With Abusing Android Market Dominancecompany, Alphabet. Sending a Statement of Objections does not prejudge the outc
Google Formally Charged With Abusing Android Market Dominance
Cellular-News.com / Posted 6 days ago
company, Alphabet. Sending a Statement of Objections does not prejudge the outcome of the investigation. Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: "A competitive mobile internet sector is increasingly important... Read more
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The Washington Times
STEPHEN MOORE: Google under government siegesmartphone software that favors Google features, such as Google Maps over compe
STEPHEN MOORE: Google under government siege
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
smartphone software that favors Google features, such as Google Maps over competitor products. “Our concern,” complains Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s antitrust chief, “is that by requiring phone makers and operators to preload a set of Google... Read more
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Orange County Register
EU, U.S. gang up on GoogleAndroid smartphone that favors Google features, such as Google Maps, over compe
EU, U.S. gang up on Google
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
Android smartphone that favors Google features, such as Google Maps, over competitor products. “Our concern,” complains Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s antitrust chief, “is that by requiring phone makers and operators to preload a set of Google... Read more
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The Economic Times
Google seeks to play down EU Android probeAndroid has in Europe ... that the Commission undertakes controls," Biondo told
Google seeks to play down EU Android probe
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
Android has in Europe ... that the Commission undertakes controls," Biondo told reporters. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager says the Silicon Valley giant has used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Google seeks to play down EU Android probeAndroid has in Europe ... that the Commission undertakes controls," Biondo told
Google seeks to play down EU Android probe
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
Android has in Europe ... that the Commission undertakes controls," Biondo told reporters. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager says the Silicon Valley giant has used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its... Read more
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PhysOrg
Google seeks to play down EU Android probeAndroid has in Europe ... that the Commission undertakes controls," Biondo told
Google seeks to play down EU Android probe
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Android has in Europe ... that the Commission undertakes controls," Biondo told reporters. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager says the Silicon Valley giant has used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its... Read more
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dna
The Google empire, built on Search, now looks to other betscompany's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global sma
The Google empire, built on Search, now looks to other bets
dna / Posted 8 days ago
company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global smartphone sector. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its market-leading search engine... Read more
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CNET
Europa acusa a Google por vulnerar leyes de competenciavarios reportes, incluyendo del diario español El País y The New York Times, la
Europa acusa a Google por vulnerar leyes de competencia
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
varios reportes, incluyendo del diario español El País y The New York Times, la comisaria europea de Competencia, Margrethe Vestager, anunció el miércoles la decisión de Bruselas que ya ha sido comunicada a Google. De hecho, la gigante... Read more
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CNET
Europa dice que Google abusa del dominio de Androidy se sitúa en el camino de la innovación por otros jugadores, en violación de l
Europa dice que Google abusa del dominio de Android
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
y se sitúa en el camino de la innovación por otros jugadores, en violación de las normas antimonopolio de la UE", dijo Margrethe Vestager, quien supervisa la política de competencia de la UE, en un comunicado de objeción enviado a... Read more
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Fortune
Microsoft and Google Say They'll Play Nice With Each Otherpursues an overall strategy on mobile devices to protect and expand its dominan
Microsoft and Google Say They'll Play Nice With Each Other
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
pursues an overall strategy on mobile devices to protect and expand its dominant position in Internet search,” Margrethe Vestager, the EU competition commissioner, said at a press conference on Wednesday. “Dominant companies have a... Read more
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The China Post
Google empire built on search expands into high speed net, broadcastingcompany's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global sma
Google empire built on search expands into high speed net, broadcasting
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global smartphone sector. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its market-leading search engine... Read more
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Variety
Paramount Offers Concessions in European Union Anti-Trust Caseor online, pay TV services available in the U.K. and Ireland.” The EU commissi
Paramount Offers Concessions in European Union Anti-Trust Case
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
or online, pay TV services available in the U.K. and Ireland.” The EU commissioner in charge of competition policy, Margrethe Vestager, said at the time: “European consumers want to watch the pay TV channels of their choice regardless of... Read more
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iafrica.com
What's next for Google?company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global sma
What's next for Google?
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global smartphone sector. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its market-leading search engine... Read more
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PhysOrg
Google empire built on search looks to other betscompany's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global sma
Google empire built on search looks to other bets
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global smartphone sector. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its market-leading search engine... Read more
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The Economic Times
Google empire built on search looks to other betscompany's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global sma
Google empire built on search looks to other bets
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global smartphone sector. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its market-leading search engine... Read more
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TheBull
Google/Alphabet profit falls short of forecastscompany's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global sma
Google/Alphabet profit falls short of forecasts
TheBull / Posted 9 days ago
company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global smartphone sector. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its market-leading search engine... Read more
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PhysOrg
Google/Alphabet profit falls short of forecastscompany's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global sma
Google/Alphabet profit falls short of forecasts
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global smartphone sector. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google had used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its market-leading search engine... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Google/Alphabet profit rise falls short of forecastscompany's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global sma
Google/Alphabet profit rise falls short of forecasts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
company's most strategic businesses and could change the face of the global smartphone sector. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Silicon Valley giant Google had used practices such as making manufacturers pre-install its... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Can Alphabet continue to dazzle investors?apps and services and stands in the way of innovation by other players, in brea
Can Alphabet continue to dazzle investors?
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 days ago
apps and services and stands in the way of innovation by other players, in breach of EU antitrust rules," Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said in a statement. CFO Porat, who came from a position as Chief Financial Officer at Morgan Stanley... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
EU expands battle with Google with Android antitrust probedenies consumers a wider choice of mobile apps and services and stands in the w
EU expands battle with Google with Android antitrust probe
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
denies consumers a wider choice of mobile apps and services and stands in the way of innovation," EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Wednesday. The Android operating system is designed to feature Google's search engine, maps, Gmail,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Android attackto compete on their merits. This stifles competition and harms consumers, espec
Android attack
Namibia Economist / Posted 9 days ago
to compete on their merits. This stifles competition and harms consumers, especially by limiting innovation, according to Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s competition commissioner. “A strong incentive for innovators is that they can present their... Read more
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The Mercury News
EU vs. Google's Android: What's at stake, and what about Apple's iOS?which apps are pre-installed on it, which apps are allowed in the App Store, et
EU vs. Google's Android: What's at stake, and what about Apple's iOS?
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
which apps are pre-installed on it, which apps are allowed in the App Store, etc. Why isn't European Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager going after iOS? It's in the numbers. In Europe, 80 percent of smartphones run on Android, according to... Read more
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Silicon Valley
EU expands battle with Google with Android antitrust probeapps by making its Android operating system give preferential treatment to its
EU expands battle with Google with Android antitrust probe
Silicon Valley / Posted 9 days ago
apps by making its Android operating system give preferential treatment to its own products. EU Antitrust Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Wednesday that "Google's behavior denies consumers a wider choice of mobile apps and services and... Read more
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Fortune
Why Facebook Has the Most to Gain From the EU's Google Crackdownare the norm, is banned by Google from selling any device that runs an alternat
Why Facebook Has the Most to Gain From the EU's Google Crackdown
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
are the norm, is banned by Google from selling any device that runs an alternative flavor. According to EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager, this condition has scared manufacturers off selling phones based on a “credible competitor”—possibly a... Read more
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