E.U. Charges Dispute Google’s Claims That Android Is Open to All

Google has long stressed that Android, its popular mobile software, is open for anyone to use, including its rivals.But the company’s claims are now under threat after Europe’s antitrust authorities on Wednesday charged the company with unfairly using Android to promote its own services — like mobile search — over those of its rivals. In doing so, regulators brought particular scrutiny to Google’s relationships with some of the world’s biggest cellphone makers, which have helped expand the reach of Android.
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/21/technology/google-europe-antitrust.html

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.