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Tom Fairless / Wall Street Journal:
EU unveils plan to unite fragmented online markets, crack down on possible abuses by US Internet firms   —  EU Announces Plans to Create a Single Digital Market  —  Plans include inquiries into the role of online platforms and possible abuses by U.S.-based companies
May 6, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
Tom Fairless / Wall Street Journal:
Internal policy document reveals EU is considering creating a powerful new regulator to oversee Internet platforms, many of which are US-based   —  EU Considers Creating Powerful Regulator to Oversee Web Platforms  —  New body would oversee a swath of mainly U.S.-based Internet companies
Apr 23, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
New York Times:
Profile of Margrethe Vestager, EU commissioner leading antitrust case against Google   —  Google's Steely Foe in Europe  —  Margrethe Vestager, the European Union's commissioner for competition, who last week took on the colossus that is Google, has a reputation for toughness.
Apr 20, 2015, 12:45 AMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Problems & Solutions: Analyzing The EU's Antitrust Charges Against Google Over Shopping Search   —  After years of investigation, we finally have a formal EU antitrust complaint against Google in search.  It's narrow — all about shopping search.  Here's a look at the specific charges and what they might mean for the search engine.
Apr 16, 2015, 2:05 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
What's Next for Google and the EU?  It Could Be a Quick Settlement.   —  Google's antitrust standoff with the European Union, a tumultuous legal tug-of-war begun in February 2010, reached a climax this morning with the EU laying the foundation for a formal complaint against Google for abusing its market position.
Apr 15, 2015, 11:30 PMIn context
Kevin Tofel / ZDNet:
EU's three gripes with Android: What you need to know   —  Summary:Did you know there are really two main versions of Android?  The one Google controls is under fire for potential antitrust practices.  Here's why.  —  After five years of investigation, the European Commission (EC) …
Apr 15, 2015, 8:30 PMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Technological shifts may over time weaken the rationale for EU's antitrust case against Google, like they did for the case against Microsoft   —  Case Against Google May Be Undercut by Rapid Changes in Technology  —  The antitrust case against Google filed by European Union regulators …
Apr 15, 2015, 8:05 PMIn context
Mike Masnick / Techdirt:
Google to EU: our vertical search products fail in the market, but are useful enough for our users to display   —  Google To EU: You Know, No One Really Uses Our Vertical Search Products  —  As was widely expected yesterday, the EU has officially come out with its “Statement of Objections” …
Apr 15, 2015, 7:15 PMIn context
New York Times:
Google may face €6B+ fine if European Commission proves it is guilty of antitrust violations   —  E.U. Antitrust Chief Formally Accuses Google of Abuse  —  BRUSSELS — The European Union's antitrust chief on Wednesday formally accused Google of abusing its dominance in web searches …
Apr 15, 2015, 12:01 PMIn context
The Official Google Blog:
Google responds to EU's antitrust charges on display and ranking of shopping results   —  The Search for Harm  —  In the summer of 2010, Google announced plans to acquire the flight search provider, ITA.  As we said at the time, while many people buy their airline tickets online …
Apr 15, 2015, 7:32 AMIn context

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