Emerging Broadband-Related Issues
European Union Lays Groundwork for Antitrust Charges Against Google
Apparently, Europe’s competition regulator is preparing to move against Google soon, setting the stage for charges against the company in a five-year-old investigation that has stalled three times and sparked a political firestorm.
European regulators scrutinise Apple over music streaming plans
European regulators are scrutinising Apple’s dealings with record labels, amid an intensifying battle over the future of free, ad-supported music streaming services such as Spotify.
Google embroiled in web security dispute with China over trust breach
Google has become embroiled in a dispute over web security after a Chinese internet regulator labelled as “unacceptable and unintelligible” a decision by the US company to stop trusting its authority to certify that websites are safe.