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05.15.15
Shutting down piracy sites is like playing Whac-A-Mole, says EU
05.15.15

Shutting down piracy sites is like playing Whac-A-Mole, says EU

The European Commission (EC) has finally confirmed what we've all known for years: if you shut dow...

By N. Summers,   05.15.15
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10.07.14
The EU is investigating Amazon for a potentially illegal tax deal
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The EU is investigating Amazon for a potentially illegal tax deal

After setting Apple firmly in its crosshairs, the European Commission is now targeting retail gian...

By A. Souppouris,   10.07.14
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06.26.14
Google starts removing 'forgotten' search results
06.26.14

Google starts removing 'forgotten' search results

It was only a matter of time until it happened, but Google has now started removing search results...

By M. Brian,   06.26.14
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06.24.14
Europe's next roaming charge cut comes into force on July 1st
06.24.14

Europe's next roaming charge cut comes into force on July 1st

From July, anyone travelling in any of the EU member countries with their smartphone will enjoy a...

By M. Brian,   06.24.14
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06.11.14
Europe opens investigation into Apple's tax deals
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Europe opens investigation into Apple's tax deals

Apple has said on more than one occasion that it pays its fair share of taxes, but it appears that...

By M. Brian,   06.11.14
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05.28.14
Facebook pokes the EU to help push through its WhatsApp purchase
05.28.14

Facebook pokes the EU to help push through its WhatsApp purchase

Facebook's $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp is a done deal in the US, but in Europe, it still h...

By M. Brian,   05.28.14
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12.20.13
Google could face heavy fines after EU rejects latest antitrust settlement offer
12.20.13

Google could face heavy fines after EU rejects latest antitrust settlement offer

More than three years after it opened its investigation into Google's search practices, the Europe...

By M. Brian,   12.20.13
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