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Google set for a long battle in EU antitrust case

The European Union is likely to narrow down on Google for abusing its search-engine dominance, for shopping service. Google’s Android software will also be investigated by regulators though major charges and fines are unlikely to be faced by the company. European competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager followed the case Wednesday that will decide if the search engine giant will succeed in ...

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EU’s Commissioner presses Antitrust charges against Google

Things are probably on the verge of turning foul again to Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) as the European Union’s Competition Commissioner has decided to bring in the antitrust lawsuit against the search engine giant. Margrethe Vestager has made a formal announcement in regard to the antitrust charges that she is stating against Google. This is amidst the major antitrust lawsuits that ...

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Telecom company CenturyLink sues the FCC over Net Neutrality rules

CenturyLink, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTL) adds its name to the list of companies who have raised their voice against the Tile II rules of the Federal Communications Commission with regard to the issue of Net Neutrality. CenturyLink is not the first telecom company to challenge the rules. Phone Association USTelecom and Alamo Broadband have already filed suitable lawsuits against FCC in different appeal ...

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Whistleblowers At Risk While Using U.S. Government Websites

The need for up gradation of at least a dozen US government websites is growing. These websites do not use encryption so far, bringing the whistleblowers at risk, according to the American Civil Liberties Union. The ACLU released a letter on Tuesday and sent it to the U.S.’ top technology chief, Tony Scott. The letter concluded that at least 29 ...

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Google might not have to pay Europe the $6billion antitrust fine

The European Union is making preparations for filing a formal antitrust charge against Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) on the basis of the premise that the dominance of the search market in Europe is being abused by making a promotion of its own products ahead of the competition in the shopping application of Google. If found guilty, Google would have to pay 10% of ...

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Verizon Communications’ data breach reports shows PCs are prime target for attackers

Verizon Communications (NASDAQ:VZ) has came with a report that says the cyber-attacks in the smartphone as well as the internet sort of thing. The report clearly states the statistical report of the criminal cases that has been confirmed as data breaches and also other security incidents. Verizon, On Wednesday, it comes with a report that state data breach information of the ...

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Microsoft and Yahoo update the search partnership deal

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and Yahoo Inc. (YHOO) have made a few changes in the search partnership deal that both the companies signed in the year 2009. The deal between Microsoft and Yahoo was signed under the supervision of the then CEO of Microsoft Steve Ballmer and the former CEO of Yahoo Inc. Carol Bartz. The deal allows both the companies ...

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China’s ‘Great Cannon’ is a Virtual Nuclear Weapon

China is certainly in the mood to stamp its authority, but the methods that the nation is using may well be considered as something that one should no use. There is no doubt about the animosity that China shares with a few other nations of the world and this animosity is to a certain extent responsible for the Great Cannon. ...

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