Google antitrust probe: Is Microsoft the puppetmaster?
Sep 10, 2010, 14:32 (3 Talkback[s])
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"After news broke that the Texas Attorney General's office is
just the latest to open an antitrust investigation into Google's
business practices, a company attorney wrote a blog post that
indirectly pointed a finger at Microsoft.
"Three days later, the Wall Street Journal reported that
Microsoft and spin-off Expedia are among the companies U.S. Justice
Department officials have contacted during its antitrust probe into
Google's planned acquisition of ITA Software. Microsoft also was
vocal during hearings for Google's book-scanning settlement, and
its Italian subsidiary Ciao Bing filed an antitrust complaint in
Europe against Google's search practices."