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Samsung eyes settlement in EU antitrust inquiry -- report

If the company can strike a deal with regulators, it won't be subject to fines. Fighting the regulators and losing could see Samsung get hit with up to $17.3 billion in fines.

By Jun. 25, 2013


Senate panel launches inquiry in Bitcoin, other virtual currencies

Following suit with other government bodies, the Committee on Homeland Security asks financial regulators and law enforcement agencies to report on "threats and risks related to virtual currency."

By Aug. 13, 2013


Google may face antitrust inquiry over display ads -- again

An investigation by the Federal Trade Commission is in the "preliminary stages," according to Bloomberg. Sources say it might not turn into a bigger probe.

By May. 23, 2013


Autonomy founder fires back at HP after news of DOJ inquiry

After HP announced an investigation into its purchase of the software company, Autonomy founder says, "We can confirm that we have as yet had no contact from any regulatory authority."

By Dec. 27, 2012


Google will alter search to end FTC antitrust inquiry, says report

The search giant will alter its use of "snippets" -- bits of text from other sites -- and make it easier for search advertisers to shuttle their campaigns to rival services, according to a report.

By Dec. 15, 2012


BlackBerry blamed by Murdoch in Leveson hacking inquiry

James Murdoch has blamed his BlackBerry for missing an explosive email warning him of phone hacking at the News of the World.

By Apr. 24, 2012


FTC near decision on Google antitrust inquiry, report says

The chairman of the Federal Trade Commission says the investigation into Google's business practices is nearing its end.

By Sep. 19, 2012


Feds open inquiry into Volt battery safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will investigate Chevy Volt battery safety after its side crash tests, followed by a simulated rollover, result in electrical fires.

By Nov. 28, 2011


Report: DOJ inquiry of Apple goes beyond music

News that the Justice Department has been asking about Apple's business practices in the music sector hit last week. It appears other media sectors may be included too.

By May. 29, 2010


Indecent Exposure 33: Inquiry expanded

Listeners spark the dialogue, the view through the viewfinder, and ice, ice baby. Our last show of 2008.

By Dec. 19, 2008