Saturday, June 23, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
FCC to Seek for Flexible Use of C-band and 6GHz Airwaves
AMD Presents Modular Routing Design for Chiplet-based Systems
Software Business Continues to Work For BlackBerry
Apple Turns to the U.S. Patent Office to Invalidate Qualcomm Patents
Samsung Patents Bezel-less, Notch-free Smartphone Design
China is Home to Most Smartphone Vendors
VidCon 2018: Youtube Announces Memberships, Merchandise as Alternatives to Ads
Chatting With Google Assistant Gets More Natural
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Google'...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Saturday, July 09, 2011
Google's Schmidt to Testify at Senate Hearing


Google Chairman Eric Schmidt will testify at a September hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee's Antitrust Subcommittee, Senator Mike Lee said on Friday.

"I look forward to discussing a number of important issues relating to Google and Internet search competition," Lee said.

Google is in the midst of an antitrust probe by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission over complaints that its search results favor the company's other services, among other issues.

The announcement comes after an intensive campaign by Consumer Watchdog to require Schmidt's sworn testimony before Congress .

Consumer Watchdog, a nonprofit, nonpartisan public interest group, first called for Schmidt to appear to explain the Internet giant's Wi-Spy scandal in which its Street View cars gathered information from private Wi-Fi networks in more than 30 countries. Consumer Watchdog has also pushed for a full-blown antitrust investigation of Google, which the Federal Trade Commission recently launched.

"A top Google executive will finally face serious questioning about the company's behavior," said John M. Simpson, director of Consumer Watchdog's Privacy Project. "Schmidt was CEO for the past decade, so it's appropriate he be called. Now that Larry Page has taken over that position, he should also be held accountable and be required to testify as well. Given Google's inconsistencies between actions and statements in the past, we trust Schmidt's testimony will be given under oath."


Previous
Next
New Microsoft Surface 2.0 SDK Coming Next Week        All News        Corsair Releses New Hydro Series Liquid CPU Coolers
New Microsoft Surface 2.0 SDK Coming Next Week     General Computing News      Microsoft Tool Allows Many Users to Co-author Documents Through The Browser

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Chatting With Google Assistant Gets More Natural
Google to Bring Support for Android Messages to Desktop Browser
Google Uses Deep Learning to Predict When a Patient Will Die
Google to Invest $550 Million in China E-Commerce Site JD
Google Faces High Fine From Europe Over Android
Google Launches New Smartphone App in China
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Smartphones Coming This Fall
Google Takes The Lead Over Amazon in Smart Speaker Market
Amazon Stops Shopping Ads on Google: report
Google Outlines How it Manages User Data Ahead of GDPR
Google Lens Coming to Camera Apps, Maps Become More Personal
Google Adds One-tap, Suggested Options to Google Photos

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .