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In a leaked memo, Google CEO Sundar Pichai calls for employees to keep their focus amid a new antitrust lawsuit: 'Keep doing what you're doing'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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The Department of Justice has hit Google with a lawsuit that accuses the company of abusing its monopoly to give itself an unfair advantage in search and advertising.
It's the largest legal case Google has ever faced, and has the potential to be dragged for the courts for years.
In a public statement , Google's SVP of global affairs Kent Walker called the landmark case "deeply flawed."
Meanwhile, as the significance of the case becomes apparent to many employees, CEO Sundar Pichai has also voiced his thoughts.
On Tuesday, Walker emailed employees with a summary of...
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Google Locks In Search Monopoly With $1 Billion to Carriers

Google Locks In Search Monopoly With $1 Billion to Carriers

1 month ago   |   By Bloomberg

Google doled out more than $1 billion last year to U.S. mobile carriers to distribute its search engine, according to the landmark antitrust lawsuit from the Justice Department.
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Google fires back at DOJ antitrust lawsuit, saying the 'deeply flawed' suit would force Americans to use worse search features and pay more for their phones

Google fires back at DOJ antitrust lawsuit, saying the 'deeply flawed' suit would force Americans to use worse search features and pay more for their phones

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Google fired back at the US Department of Justice on Tuesday, calling its antitrust lawsuit against the company a "deeply flawed" suit that will hurt consumers.
The DOJ's complaint, filed on Tuesday morning, alleges that Google has built an unfair advantage over smaller competitors through a web of illegal business deals.
The lawsuit points to Google's dominance in search and online advertising as evidence of its status as a monopoly that "must be stopped," Associate Deputy Attorney General Ryan Shores said in a press conference Tuesday morning. A DOJ investigation...
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US Justice Department & 11 states file antitrust lawsuit against Google, say giant pays ‘billions each year' to sideline rivals

US Justice Department & 11 states file antitrust lawsuit against Google, say giant pays ‘billions each year' to sideline rivals

1 month ago   |   By RT

Google has been hit by a lawsuit which alleges that the internet giant engaged in anticompetitive behavior, giving its search engine an unfair advantage over rival services.
The US government has accused Google, a unit of the tech giant's umbrella company Alphabet Inc., of paying “billions” each year to distributors, including mobile phone companies and web browser developers, to secure default status for its search engine.
For years, Google has entered into exclusionary agreements, including tying arrangements, and engaged in anticompetitive conduct to lock up distribution channels and...
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US Justice Department files antitrust lawsuit against Google

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Google, which controls about 90 percent of the online search market in the US, is accused of abusing its monopoly.
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Google Abuses Its Monopoly Power Over Search, Justice Department Says in Lawsuit

Google Abuses Its Monopoly Power Over Search, Justice Department Says in Lawsuit

1 month ago   |   By NPR

The antitrust lawsuit against Google is the most significant action the federal government has taken against a technology company in two decades. Google called the lawsuit "deeply flawed." (Image credit: Philippe Huguen/AFP via Getty Images)
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