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EC prepares investigation into Android dominance - report

Thursday 31 July 2014 | 11:53 CET | News
European Union regulators are preparing an investigation into the dominant position of Google's Android operating system, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. The European Commission is reportedly laying the groundwork for a case centered on whether Google abuses Android's 80 percent market share by promoting its own services, such as maps and search, on the mobile platform. The Commission has stepped up inquiries in recent weeks, sending companies questionnaires that seek far more details than previous queries on the matter in 2011 and 2013, the report said. In one

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Companies: Google
Countries: Europe
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