Google: Friend or Foe?

September 2011
Multichannel News;9/26/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 36, p3
The article focuses on the inquiry conducted by the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights Subcommittee in September 2011 regarding Google Inc.'s potential threat to fair competition due to its dominance over the Internet.


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