Google agrees to pay $700m to settle one antitrust action in US

But concessions are time limited and those relating to billing are contentious

Penny Horwood
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Google Play is at the centre of antitrust action
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Google Play is at the centre of antitrust action

Google's parent company will pay a fine and alter Google Play policies to settle antitrust claims - but how big a win for smaller competitors and consumers is it?

Computing reported last week that Epic had won its antitrust case against Google, with a federal jury deciding that the Google Play app store effectively constituted an illegal monopoly. This was n...

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