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FTC extends Google investigation over Android - report

Wednesday 27 April 2016 | 09:25 CET | News
Staff of the US Federal Trade Commission have met with companies in recent months to examine industry concerns that Google abuses the dominance of its Android smartphone software, extending a probe that began last year, people familiar with the matter told the Wall Street Journal. The FTC is examining issues similar to the EU, which last week charged Google with improperly using Android's dominance to force device makers and operators to favor Google's search engine and other services. The FTC is hoping to access some of the evidence behind the EU case, one person told the paper. Google and

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