Google reportedly under investigation by India authorities

Tech News   |   05/12/2019 - 6:22am   |   by A.Rider   |   47
12. may Google reportedly under investigation by India authorities

As Google grows, it has increasingly become a target for antitrust lawsuits.

The company was ordered to let users choose their preferred search engine in Russia, and European Union citizens are asked to select their favorite browser as a result of fines. According to a report from Reuters, India has now ordered an investigation into antitrust complaints similar to those raised in Europe.

While details about the specific complaints aren't public at this time, one source told Reuters that they are very similar to those filed by the European Union. In that case, officials said Google forced manufactures to preinstall Search and Chrome, hurting competition from alternative browsers and search providers.

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