Google 'faces €1bn-plus fine' from EU over market dominance

Posted in: Government & Policy at 16/06/2017 23:22

Google is reportedly facing a record-breaking fine from Brussels of more than €1bn (£875m) over alleged abuse of its market dominance.

EU officials are expected to announce that the tech giant has been guilty of manipulating its search engine results to favour its new Google Shopping service, which offers price comparisons on products.
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jun/16/google-fine-eu-case-shopping-search-result

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Google faces big EU fine over search practices
Search group is braced for a fine that could top €1bn with decision expected shortly
https://www.ft.com/content/d365e730-5025-11e7-a1f2-db19572361bb

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