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Vestager critical of Germany's idea to regulate Google

Tuesday 10 March 2015 | 09:14 CET | News
EU Commissioner for competition Margrethe Vestager is skeptical about the German government's wish to regulate Google, she told Wirtschaftswoche. Together with their French colleagues, the German government published a paper to push forward the regulation of internet platforms in the EU. Vestager considers the concept 'platform' vague, as they are all of very different nature. The threat of EU competition proceedings against Google over the dominance of its operating system Android remains; the subject is being investigated but no decision has been made whether proceedings will be officially

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Google
Countries: Europe / Germany
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Seems lke she's backing out already, just days after a meeting with Eric Schmidt... what a surprise
Jimmy Roberts @ 10/3/2015 - 19:51


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