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Report: Europe Trains Crosshairs On Google

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2015 | Technology

(Reuters) - Europe's competition regulator is preparing the groundwork to file charges against Google Inc in the antitrust investigation over the next...

European Parliament Eyes Breaking Up Google

Reuters | By Alexei Oreskovic, Julia Fioretti and Alastair Macdonald | Posted 01.21.2015 | Technology

(Adds details of probe, context, lawmakers and industry comments) By Alexei Oreskovic, Julia Fioretti and Alastair Macdonald ...

Google Competitor Says It's Getting Shut Out

Reuters | Diane Bartz | Posted 01.22.2013 | Technology

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Upstart Internet search engine DuckDuckGo, which promotes itself as a Google Inc rival which does...

HUFFPOST LIVE: Is Google A Monopoly?

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 10.19.2012 | Technology

Last week, Reuters reported that most of the major decision-makers at the Federal Trade Commission were convinced that an antitrust suit against Googl...

Google, Monopoly and Antitrust 101

Stephen D. Houck | Posted 12.07.2011 | Technology
Stephen D. Houck

The Senate hearings left little doubt that what really underlies competitors' complaints about Google is their unhappiness about Google's constant effort to make its products better -- which is the essence of competition.

The Case for Antitrust Action Against Google

Nathan Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Nathan Newman

Why not force Google to act more competitively? Antitrust restrictions will likely make Google products better and allow new competing products a better chance to reach consumers -- plain and simple.

Google Makes A Case That It Isn't So Big | MIGUEL HELFT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Google, a $22 billion company, handles roughly two-thirds of all Internet searches. It owns the largest online video site, YouTube, which is more than...