FTC Approves Google's AdMob Acquisition
Today the International Trade Commission approved Google's proposed acquisition of AdMob, a mobile advertising firm. The ITC cited Apple's iAd platform as a competitive factor in reaching its decision.
ITC Agrees to Review Qualcomm's Complaints Against Apple
The International Trade Commission today said it will investigate claims made by Qualcomm that Apple is infringing on its patents. Specifically, Qualcomm says the processor and baseband in the iPhone 7 are violating its patented technology.
Europe Approves Nokia's Purchase of Alcatel-Lucent
The European Commission today gave Nokia permission to move forward with its acquisition of rival Alcatel-Lucent. Following its initial review, the Commission approved the deal without placing any conditions on the terms.
EU Puts the Brakes On Apple's Shazam Acquisition
The European Commission is holding up Apple's planned acquisition of Shazam. "The Commission is concerned that the merger could reduce choice for users of music streaming services," said the Commission in a statement.
ITC to Investigate Nokia's Patent Complaints Against Apple
The U.S. International Trade Commission today said it will investigate claims made by Nokia that Apple's smartphones and tablets violate its patented technology.
So it's ok for 2 companies to own 100% of web ads?
The people running this country have no idea what they are doing...