Hey Google, learn from Microsoft and settle with the EU
The European Union (EU) hit Google this week with a huge fine for violating antitrust law in comparison shopping. Google is also currently under investigation by the EU for illegally tying the Android operating system with Google search, on monopolizing advertising, and a couple of other issues–in total five different antitrust investigations.
Additionally, several countries, including India, Korea, Russia, and Brazil, are at various stages of investigations of Google. What is going on?
Google, like Microsoft in the 1990s, ignored antitrust regulations. There are three core reasons.
First, these high-tech companies grew so rapidly from tiny organizations that faced limited antitrust issues to