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European Parliament vote promotes idea of a Google breakup

A resolution calls on Europe's competition regulators to consider "unbundling" Google's other commercial services from its search business. The vote sends a signal -- but it's only symbolic.

By November 27, 2014

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Correction: FairSearch.org members

The article incorrectly listed Yelp as a member of FairSearch.org.

By October 26, 2012

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Google edges closer to antitrust deal with Europe

The search giant's latest concessions to settle the dispute are seen as a positive step by the European Commission.

By October 1, 2013

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Google's Android faces EU probe over licensing practices

European competition authorities have reportedly sent out a questionnaire to Google's competitors in the mobile market, asking their opinions on its behaviors.

By June 14, 2013

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EC details Google's proposed search concessions

Google offers to label its own services in search results and give some prominence to rivals. European competitiveness regulators now want feedback, and critics are lodging objections.

By April 25, 2013

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Google reportedly offers search results changes in EU probe

Package of concessions includes clear labeling of its own products in search results, as well as prominent placement of rivals' services, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.

By April 14, 2013

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Google proposes fix for Europe's search competition concern

A years-long competition inquiry into Google's search dominance is entering a new chapter as the European Commission and Google competitors evaluate a proposed remedy.

By April 11, 2013

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Microsoft, Nokia blast 'deceptive' Google in Android protest

Microsoft and Nokia are complaining to EU watchdogs that Google is using Android to carve a monopoly on smart phones and tablets.

By April 9, 2013

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Google now facing antitrust scrutiny in Europe over Android

EU has been examining whether the Web giant has engaged in anticompetitive behavior through the dominance of its mobile operating system, The New York Times reports.

By April 8, 2013

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What Google's settlement with the FTC means for users

In a major win for the search giant, it avoids a battle over search bias.

By January 3, 2013