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Tech Retrospect: Google gets the EU antitrust treatment

Is Google abusing its position as the world's most popular search engine? Also, if you're hoping to walk into an Apple store and buy a Watch next week, we have some bad news. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By April 17, 2015

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EU reportedly to file formal antitrust charges against Google

The search giant could face fines of more than $6 billion but would have 10 weeks to respond to the claims.

By April 14, 2015

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Europe's antitrust watchdog sniffs around Apple's music deals

The European Commission asks Apple and labels to explain their pacts for the relaunch of Beats Music to see if they're trying to crimp free offerings from streaming rivals like Spotify, a report says.

By April 2, 2015

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Ugly documents surface in antitrust case that Google settled with FTC

Serious claims, made by FTC investigators, came just months before the commissioners decided against launching an antitrust suit against Google in 2013, according to documents obtained by the WSJ.

By March 20, 2015

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Comcast calls off Time Warner Cable merger

Scrutiny from regulators proves too much for a proposed $45 billion deal to combine the two biggest US cable operators. However, the merger frenzy may start back up, thanks to Charter Communications.

By April 24, 2015

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Google's Schmidt meets with EU antitrust chief amid probe

An ongoing investigation into Google's search practices could lead to the company getting nailed with billions of dollars in fines.

By March 3, 2015

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Judge tosses two Google antitrust lawsuits

A pair of class-action lawsuits, alleging anticompetitive behavior related to Android handsets, have been dismissed in a California court.

By February 23, 2015

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Google hit by Russian antitrust probe

The search giant has been accused of monopolizing space on Android devices by requiring manufacturers to bundle its own services and locking out the competition.

By February 20, 2015

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Google faces potential antitrust probe in Russia

Russian search engine Yandex is up in arms over the bundling of Google's search app with Android.

By February 18, 2015

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Comcast to ditch $45.2B takeover of Time Warner Cable, report says

After meeting with regulators, Comcast looks to be giving up on its plan to acquire the cable giant, according to Bloomberg.

By April 23, 2015