FTC Said to be Close to Filing Antitrust Suit Against Google
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published October 15, 2012
Google's rivals say that it unfairly used its search dominance to point users towards its own products and services.
Tags: Google, search, lawsuit, antitrust, government, FTC, investigation
With IPO Just Days Away, Facebook Faces FTC Probe
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published May 11, 2012
Antitrust regulators are examining the social network's Instagram acquisition.
Tags: Facebook, antitrust, FTC, investigation, IPO
Google Target of New Federal Privacy Probe
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 17, 2012
The FTC is examining the company's bypass of default privacy settings in Apple's Safari browser.
Tags: Google, Apple, privacy, Safari, FTC, investigation
EU Opens Patent Abuse Investigation Into Motorola
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 03, 2012
Complaints from Apple and Microsoft prompted an investigation into whether Motorola abuses its standards-related patents.
Tags: Microsoft, Apple, European Commission, EU, patent, Motorola, investigation