EU wants Google to stop anti-competitive practices
Tech giant will have to halt payments to smartphone makers to pre-install its app exclusively on their devices
Mon, Oct 03, 2016 - 5:50 AM
Google could face a large fine because the anti-competitive practices, which started from January 2011, are still ongoing, the European Commission document said.
EUROPEAN Union antitrust regulators plan to order Alphabet's Google to stop paying financial incentives to smartphone makers to pre-install Google Search exclusively on their devices and warned the company of a large fine, an EU document showed.