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Google’s Antitrust Investigation Continues

Aarti Maharaj | June 2, 2015

The European Commission has confirmed that a number of probes into Google’s unfair behavior in the marketplace are ongoing.  According to a report on BBC, European Union Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who hopes to create a digital single market, said that there are still active investigations into Google’s travel, advertising, mapping flight and third party data services.

Vestager-margrethe-1114Vestager told the British news network that the Commission is looking into Google’s practices because “there had been a number of complaints about the copying of third party content.”

In some European countries, Google places its own web services in query results as opposed to sharing the space with its rivals. Reportedly, Google might be slapped with a huge...

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