EU hits Google with record fine

The European Union hit Google with a €4.34 billion (US$5 billion) fine for abusing the dominance of its Android operating system on Wednesday, Agence France-Presse reported. It is the largest antitrust penalty in the bloc’s history. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the American Internet behemoth illegally used Android’s near-monopoly to increase usage of its own […]