Anti-competitive

05.22.13
Samsung buys 10 percent stake in rival phone maker Pantech
05.22.13

Samsung buys 10 percent stake in rival phone maker Pantech

Hang around these pages long enough and you're bound to come across Pantech, the South Korean purv...

By S. Sakr,   05.22.13
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06.27.12
Court upholds EU antitrust decision against Microsoft, reduces fine slightly to $1.07 billion
06.27.12

Court upholds EU antitrust decision against Microsoft, reduces fine slightly to $1.07 billion

Europe's second-highest court has finally denied Microsoft's 2008 appeal of its 899 million euro (...

By S. Dent,   06.27.12
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05.15.12
WD grits teeth, hands over the goodies to Toshiba to regulators and dentists' delight
05.15.12

WD grits teeth, hands over the goodies to Toshiba to regulators and dentists' delight

Western Digital has completed its FTC-ordered handover of assets to Toshiba in order to buy Hitach...

By D. Cooper,   05.15.12
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03.06.12
FTC: Western Digital and Hitachi must give assets and IP rights to Toshiba (update: sale approved)
03.06.12

FTC: Western Digital and Hitachi must give assets and IP rights to Toshiba (update: sale approved)

Thought everything was looking rosy for the hard drive hitch of the year? Well, it looks like Feder...

By M. Smith,   03.06.12
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06.28.11
Google to face €295 million French lawsuit over alleged anti-competitive practices
06.28.11

Google to face €295 million French lawsuit over alleged anti-competitive practices

Google's legal woes are piling up in a hurry. French search engine 1PlusV is suing El Goog over a...

By A. Toor,   06.28.11
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11.30.10
Google to face formal EU antitrust investigation over unfair downranking of search competitors
11.30.10

Google to face formal EU antitrust investigation over unfair downranking of search competitors

Way back in February, the European Union announced its intention to look into allegations made agai...

By Vlad Savov,   11.30.10
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11.22.10
Regulators perturbed by Comcast's executive reshuffling, NBC Universal takeover to blame
11.22.10

Regulators perturbed by Comcast's executive reshuffling, NBC Universal takeover to blame

Hold your horses, Bubsy. While it looked like there were but a few Is to dot and Ts to cross before...

By D. Murph,   11.22.10
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09.16.10
Skyhook sues Google for business interference and patent infringement
09.16.10

Skyhook sues Google for business interference and patent infringement

You might not know the company by name but you've almost certainly taken advantage of Skyhook's WiF...

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05.11.09
EU expected to rule against Intel in AMD antitrust case: Microsoft points, afraid to laugh
05.11.09

EU expected to rule against Intel in AMD antitrust case: Microsoft points, afraid to laugh

There are many tried and true methods for beating your competition in the free-market. Product innov...

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