France hits Google with €50 million GDPR fine

By |januar 22nd, 2019|Android, CNIL, European Commission, European Data Protection Superviser, GDPR, Google, Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin, News, protection of privacy|

By hitting Google with a fine, the French data regulatory authority has set a precedent which may rattle digital leaders across Europe - the derelictions of duty which Google is accused of in France are shared by many other operators. EURACTIV France r...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za France hits Google with €50 million GDPR fine

Google to charge licensing fee for Google Play in Europe

By |oktober 16th, 2018|Android, Digital, EU, European Economic Area, Google, News, smartphone, tech|

U.S. tech giant Google will charge smartphone makers a licensing fee for using its popular Google Play app store and also allow them to use rival versions of its Android mobile operating system to comply with an EU antitrust order.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Google to charge licensing fee for Google Play in Europe

Google appeals record EU fine over Android

By |oktober 10th, 2018|Android, EU antitrust, Google, Margrethe Vestager, News|

Google on Tuesday (9 October) appealed the biggest ever anti-trust fine by the EU, which imposed a 4.34 billion euro penalty on the US tech giant for illegally abusing the dominance of its operating system for mobile devices.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Google appeals record EU fine over Android

EU keeps Google on the hook following record fine of €4.34 billion

By |julij 18th, 2018|Android, competition, Donald Trump, EU-US relations, Google, Margrethe Vestager, News|

The European Commission slapped Google on Wednesday (18 July) with a record fine of €4.34 billion for abusing its dominant position and said it would continue to investigate as a “top priority” Google's other businesses for possible additional breaches of market rules. The company said it would appeal.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU keeps Google on the hook following record fine of €4.34 billion

EU to slam Google with record fine ahead of Juncker US visit

By |julij 17th, 2018|Android, Competition policy, Donald Trump, Google, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, trade wars|

Google is set to face a record-busting EU antitrust fine this week over its Android mobile operating system but rivals hoping that an order to halt unfair business practices will help them may be disappointed.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU to slam Google with record fine ahead of Juncker US visit

Commission vs. Android: Killing the cow for a steak

By |julij 9th, 2018|Android, Apple, competition, European Commission, Google, News, smartphones|

Competition is what makes the world a better place, not intelligent design by God or by bureaucrats. Therefore, protecting competition is one of the key responsibilities of the European Commission. But in the case of Android, it is about to make a huge mistake, writes Žiga Turk.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Commission vs. Android: Killing the cow for a steak

EU antitrust chief says investigation of Google’s Android, AdSense is advancing

By |april 19th, 2018|Adsense, Android, Competition policy, Google, Margrethe Vestager, News|

Investigations into how Google may be using its Android smartphone operating system and its AdSense advertising service to thwart rivals are advancing, Europe's antitrust chief said on Wednesday (18 April), amid concern about the lengthy proceedings.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU antitrust chief says investigation of Google’s Android, AdSense is advancing