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European Commission prepares to hit Google with another multi-billion fine

6 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

An investigation by the European Commission of Google's policy regarding Android and phone manufacturers that started in 2013 is expected to end on Wednesday with a fine of over $3 billion.
It all started after complaint was submitted by FairSearch, a lobbying group at the time representing several companies, including Oracle and Microsoft.
The issue that the Commission is looking at is that Google is forcing phone manufacturers using their Android operating system to install Google Search as a default search engine and Google Chrome as a default browser, and by doing that it ...
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