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Google faces Korea competition probe over Samsung OS

Tuesday 14 February 2017 | 07:30 CET | News
Google is facing a competition probe in South Korea. The Fair Trade Commission (FTC) is investigating whether Google obstructed Samsung Electronics' development of its own operating system (OS) to replace the US tech giant's Android OS, The Korea Times reports. "We are currently checking if Google thwarted competition in the OS market," said an unnamed FTC official.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google / Samsung
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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