Caught playing monoploy
The European Commission has fined Google €2.42 billion for breaching EU antitrust rules saying the search engine outfit has abused its market dominance as a search engine by giving an illegal advantage to another Google product, its comparison shopping service.
Antitrust? On your bike, EU!
Search giant Google said today it denied charges brought by the European Union that it has committed a really mortal sin called behaving in an antitrust manner.
Antitrust deals with Facebook
Italy’s antitrust watchdog is snuffling around the rump of the social notworking site WhatsApp.
"Intransigent, closed and controlling" and not fair dinkum
Three Australian banks have moaned to the country’s anti-trust watch dingo that the Apple Pay service is not fair dinkum.
South Korea's antitrust regulator has admitted for the first time that it is looking into whether Google has violated the country's anticompetition laws.
The Japanese Fair Trade Commission (FTC) paid a visit to Amazon’s Japanese office investigating whether the company was pressuring its suppliers over prices.
$883,259,284 for anti-trust
Qualcomm faces up to a $883,259,284 fine in Korea for allegedly violating anti-trust regulations, the Fair Trade Commission (FTC) said.
Expect a court case
Music streaming service Spotify has accused Fruity cargo cult Apple of refusing to approve its iPhone App because its service competes with Apple Music.
Who would have thunk it?
Symantec hit on a wizard wheeze for creating a more secure version of windows by jacking its security software into the kernel.