As former head of the FCC, Michael Powell has a message for today's commissioners: "Beware of overregulation. There are always unintended consequences to your actions."
A Google exec says the realignment will help Google respond more quickly to what's happening in individual countries.
South Korea could be the next country to look into Qualcomm's business practices, following investigations in China, the US and Europe.
With FTC approval granted in April, the approval in Europe means the deal should finally wrap up soon.
Chinese authorities issue license to Apple allowing the latest version of its device to be used on the country's wireless network in the world's largest smartphone market.
A ruling by Europe's highest court puts the social network and thousands of other companies in a tough spot over how they handle user data.
Hot on the heels of the Volkswagen diesel scandal, Samsung faces accusations it makes its products seem more energy efficient under test conditions.
The ride-sharing service has been banned in Rio de Janeiro while proposed regulations in London could curtail its operations in the UK.
The total exceeds the 10 million sold in the opening weekend last year for the previous versions of Apple's smartphone.
Internet giant plans to pursue spinoff of stake in the Chinese e-commerce giant, which is valued at more than $23 billion.