EU investigates abuse dominance Android’




The European Commission may launch a new competition case against Google. The search giant would have made possible abuse of dominance of Android, the Commission requested information for an investigation. At different companies

google Reuters reports that through anonymous sources having access to questionnaires the Commission has sent a number of companies that do business with Google. Even those companies should send all relevant communications, minutes of meetings and presentations over the past seven years to the Commission. The information is used for a preliminary study on the basis of which the Commission shall determine whether it is starting a business.

If want to install a device manufacturers devices, the latest version of Android they have to sign a contract with the search giant. It could be that there are some apps from Google advance should be. Installed on the device The Commission now wants to include know if the American company also claims that no competing services are included with the unit.

Last year demanded several competitors of Google all that the Commission should launch a study to Android; the mobile operating system currently has a market share of eighty percent. Commenting on the news, Google says that Android without Google services to use and that American and Korean competition authorities had no comments on the agreements on Android.

The investigation is separate from the case about the way Google results of competing services shows the results of its search engine. In that case, Google is already time to negotiate with the Commission on a settlement proposal.


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