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Google Antitrust Investigation

Senators Turn Up Heat On Google Antitrust Probe

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 12.20.2011 | Technology

Google's high-stakes antitrust hearing in September seems to have raised more questions than it answered -- and lawmakers are asking regulators to tak...

The Cost Of Lost Privacy, Part 1: How Google and Data-Mining Drive Economic Inequality in Our Nation

Nathan Newman | Posted 09.10.2011 | Technology
Nathan Newman

Why has economic inequality increased so radically over the last generation? Because in an age of information what is unquestionably true is that control of that information is extremely unequal -- and that inequality drives broader economic inequality in our economy.

In Antitrust Probe, Google's Critics Have it Wrong

David Balto | Posted 08.24.2011 | Business
David Balto

Much of what motivates supporters of an investigation of Google at the Federal Trade Commission is not a genuine desire to protect consumers, but a desire to protect competitors from Google's intense competitive nature.

Google Confirms FTC Antitrust Investigation

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE and JOELLE TESSLER | Posted 08.24.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO — Google may be entering a make-or-break phase in its colorful history now that U.S. regulators have opened an investigation into ...

Google's Eric Schmidt, Larry Page Threatened With Subpoena

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.23.2011 | Technology

Google CEO Larry Page and Chairman Eric Schmidt could be subpoenaed by the Senate to appear at a hearing regarding its search dominance, following the...

SOURCES: FTC Prepping Google Antitrust Probe

Bloomberg | Posted 07.01.2011 | Technology

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is preparing an investigation of Google Inc.'s dominance of the Internet search industry by alerting high-tech compa...

Microsoft Throws Weight Behind Google Antitrust Probe

AP | GABRIELE STEINHAUSER and MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.31.2011 | Technology

BRUSSELS — Microsoft Corp. escalated its attack on Google Inc. by complaining to European regulators Thursday that its fiercest rival is an Inte...