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Australia consults on Google undertakings for Fitbit acquisition

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The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched consultations on a proposed court-enforceable undertaking offered by Google in relation to its proposed acquisition of Fitbit. The proposed undertaking would require Google to not use certain user data collected through Fitbit and Google wearables for Google's advertising purposes for 10 years, with an option for the ACCC to extend this obligation by up to a further 10 years; maintain access for third parties, such as health and fitness apps, to certain user data collected through Fitbit and Google wearable devices for 10

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission / Fitbit / Google
Countries: Australia
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