Google plans to fight EU antitrust fine in court from September
Reuters reports that Alphabet’s Google will bring a case to overturn the record fine of 4.34 billion euro's (5.15 billion dollars) handed to it by the EU watchdog. The case against the fine will be heard in September over five days, at Europe's second-highest court. Google got the fine for anti-c... Read more
Apple and Broadcom to pay billion dollar fine for patent infringement
A bummer for Apple, and indirectly for Broadcom. The two tech giants together have to cough up 1.1 billion dollars (about 994 million euros) for violating multiple patents from the California Institute of Technology.
Caltech started a case against Apple in 2016 after it believed that unauthorise... Read more
Facebook expects privacy fine of up to 5 billion U.S. dollars
Facebook expects to get a fine of between $3 billion and $5 billion from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. The company announced this at the presentation of its quarterly figures. Earlier, there were rumors of a billion-dollar fine.
According to the quarterly figures, Facebook has set aside 3 to 5... Read more
Android manufacturers have to pay in Europe for use Google apps
Google recently received a billion-dollar fine from the European Union for abuse of power through the Android mobile operating system. The company is now implementing a number of measures in which it says it is meeting the EU's requirements. From now on, manufacturers who sell their devices in the E... Read more