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Julia Fioretti / Reuters:
EU states approve plan making social media firms tackle hate speech and debuting 30% quota of European media on video streaming platforms, pending parliament OK   —  European Union ministers approved plans on Tuesday to make social media companies such as Facebook, Twitter …
May 23, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Mark Scott / New York Times:
EU's top court advised to treat Uber as a transport service; a final ruling is expected by late summer   —  A senior adviser to the European Court of Justice said the ride-hailing company should comply with the same regulations as traditional taxi businesses.  —  STATE OF THE ART
May 11, 2017, 7:35 AMIn context
Samanth Subramanian / Bloomberg:
Profile of Margrethe Vestager, EU Competition Commissioner since 2014, who's challenged major US tech firms including Apple, Google, Amazon during her tenure   —  Apple.  Google.  Amazon.  EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has challenged them all.  —  From Subscribe Reprints
May 10, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Natt Garun / The Verge:
EU tells Facebook, Twitter, and Google to update their ToS and gives companies one month to propose measures to better protect consumers from scams   —  Navigating your way around the internet may seem intuitive if you've grown up with access to it most of your life — but for those who are just beginning …
Mar 18, 2017, 7:55 AMIn context
Jennifer Baker / Ars Technica:
Google rejects EU antitrust allegations, arguing that Android has expanded competition, Microsoft and Apple also preload apps and favor their own services   —  Search giant faces $7.4 billion fine if found to have blocked competitors in the market.  —  Google—as expected …
Nov 10, 2016, 12:33 PMIn context
Stephanie Bodoni / Bloomberg:
Google responds to EU allegations that Google skewed shopping search results to favor its own services, saying the revised case “doesn't fit the reality”   —  Search giant responds to EU statements of objections  —  Says EU fails to see Amazon and EBay are key competitors
Nov 3, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Microsoft to build its first Azure data center in France this year, as part of a $3B investment to build its cloud services in EU   —  Companies like Microsoft, Amazon and Google continue to compete fiercely in the area of cloud services for consumers, developers and enterprises …
Oct 3, 2016, 7:40 AMIn context
Chris O'Brien / VentureBeat:
Google has seen a growing number of fines and penalties from international regulators since 2014, including France, the EU, Russia, Indonesia, and others   —  The company known as Google continues to find itself under scrutiny from a growing number of international regulators.
Sep 21, 2016, 12:45 PMIn context
Aoife White / Bloomberg:
EU publishes proposals for new copyright rules, which would allow news publishers to demand payment from aggregators like Google News   —  Copyright plan may curb online use of news articles, content  —  EU also seeks to bolster rights of music performers, authors
Sep 14, 2016, 8:15 AMIn context
Mark Scott / New York Times:
EU files new round of antitrust charges against Google related to AdSense and AdWords   —  European officials are expected on Thursday to announce a new round of antitrust charges against Google, according to two people briefed on the matter.  —  The charges relate to some of the technology …
Jul 14, 2016, 8:20 AMIn context

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