Europe to call for ‘break up’ of Google in bid to end search monopoly – Inquirer

InquirerTHE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT is reportedly going to call for Google be broken up into separate companies in a vote next week, in a bid to combat the online firm’s dominance. Google has long found itself tied up in European investigations. Currently, the firm …Google break-up proposed in European Parliament draft resolutionSydney Morning HeraldGoogle Targeted as […]

Amazon warming up ‘cheapo web video’ cannon to SINK Netflix – Register

RegisterAmazon is reportedly preparing an online video-streaming service that will be stuffed with ads – and undercut rivals Netflix and Hulu Plus. The New York Post cited unnamed sources in reporting that Jeff Bezos’ behemoth is readying a cheap version of the …Amazon reportedly launching free, ad-supported video service (updated)EngadgetAmazon to release new ad-supported video […]

European Parliament may propose Google break-up in draft resolution – Economic Times

Economic TimesThe European Parliament is preparing a non-binding resolution that proposes splitting Google Inc’s search engine operations in Europe from the rest of its business as one possible option to rein in the Internet company’s dominance in the search market.Google Targeted as EU Weighs Call to Split Web-Search ProvidersBusinessweek‘Google is killing our tech businesses’: EU […]