Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 18th Jul 2011 21:38 UTC
Google So, Google has come under scrutiny by the US Federal Trade Commission for possible anti-competitive practices. While I would say the FTC has far larger threats to competition to worry about (the inevitable p-word), it would appear there's sufficient suspicion to take a gander at Google's business practices.
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RE: The right track
by clhodapp on Mon 18th Jul 2011 22:22 UTC in reply to "The right track"
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Somehow though, that situation managed to sort itself out, and required absolutely no help from the government ...

This is completely false: Microsoft has been subject to heavy oversight as part of the settlement in the Microsoft anti-trust case. That oversight is still ongoing and is just now finally coming to lift.

Edited 2011-07-18 22:23 UTC

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