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Microsoft Antitrust

Federal Judge In Microsoft Antitrust Case Dies At 76

AP | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Thomas Penfield Jackson, who as a federal judge in Washington presided over a historic Microsoft antitrust case and the drug posses...

EU Opens Antitrust Investigation Of Microsoft

AP | DON MELVIN | Posted 09.16.2012 | Technology

BRUSSELS — The EU's executive body, the European Commission, announced Tuesday that it was opening an investigation into whether Microsoft has k...

Microsoft Says Fixing Browser 'Glitch' As Antitrust Investigation Begins

Reuters | Posted 09.16.2012 | Technology

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Microsoft said on Tuesday a technical glitch had prevented it from offering users the choice of browsers it had promised and that...

Jurors Deadlocked In $1 Billion Antitrust Lawsuit Against Microsoft

AP | PAUL FOY | Posted 02.15.2012 | Technology

SALT LAKE CITY — A federal jury on Friday failed to reach a verdict in a Utah company's $1 billion antitrust lawsuit against Microsoft Corp. in ...

Why Google Is Not Microsoft

Stephen D. Houck | Posted 01.11.2012 | Technology
Stephen D. Houck

Antitrust law is about behavior. It's not about whether a company is big and successful -- it's about whether it is big and bad.

Microsoft's Antitrust Saga Finally Comes To An End

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 07.12.2011 | Technology

Microsoft’s historic and prolonged dispute with U.S. regulators over antitrust violations has finally come to an end. And how things have changed. ...

Breaking the Technology Bottleneck: The FTC's Intel Case Is Critical to Innovation

David Balto | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
David Balto

The FTC case goes to trial early this fall. The result of the litigation could not be more important for consumers. If the FTC prevails, we may see lower priced microprocessors leading to lower cost and faster computers.

Apple's vetting of iphone apps is ham-handed but not an illegal threat to free speech

Peter Scheer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Peter Scheer

By Peter Scheer In the beginning there was the internet. It was raw, ungovernable and vast in its multiplicity of voices. Then came the Apple iPhone ...

Microsoft Antitrust Charges Dropped: EU

AP | AOIFE WHITE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

BRUSSELS — European regulators have ended their last pending antitrust case against Microsoft Corp. as the U.S. software maker agreed to let Eur...

European Commission Can't Find Competition For Microsoft

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission, a thorn in Microsoft's (MSFT.O: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) side for its antitrust campaigns a...

Microsoft To Share More Technical Secrets With Competitors

New York Times | STEVE LOHR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Seeking to satisfy European antitrust officials, Microsoft said on Thursday that it would open up and share many more of its technical secrets with th...