European antitrust regulators fined Google a record 4.34 billion euro on Wednesday and ordered it to stop using its popular Android mobile operating system to block rivals, a ruling which Google said it would appeal.
Google is set to face a record-busting EU antitrust fine this week over its Android mobile operating system but rivals hoping that an order to halt unfair business practices will help them may be disappointed.
One of the abiding mysteries in luxury is the far greater ability of Paris brands to outperform their venerable, respected and often very classy London rivals. Dunhill may be about to become a significant exception.
Ybrands has released a new study ranking the most trustworthy brands according to consumers aged 13-36. While Dove took the top spot across all product categories, Nike reigned supreme among fashion brands.
Businesses engaged in online advertising are taking divergent approaches to a new European data protection law, with some shutting services to ensure compliance while others test the limits of what is allowed.
Google’s delayed entry into a consortium of advertising tech companies has spoiled the members’ push to comply with a new European privacy law, people involved in the program said, leaving some firms exposed to fines.