Sunday, October 21, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Google Could Charge Android Partners in Europe up to $40 per Device
Samsung Display Develops Under Panel Sensor, Fingerprint On Display AMOLEDs
The 9th Generation Intel Core i9-9900K is Actually the World's Best Gaming Processor
European Commission Approves Acquisition of GitHub by Microsoft
Samsung, LG Launch Trade-in Promotions to Help Sales Of Latest Flagship Smartphones
Fujitsu's Cooling Control Technology Reduces Datacenter Energy Consumption
Tesla Unveils new $45,000 Model 3
Micron Wants to Buy Remaining Interest in IM Flash Technologies to Advance the 3D XPoint Technology
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 > Mobiles > Google ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, June 1, 2012
Google Files Antitrust Complaints Against Microsoft, Nokia


Google has filed an antitrust complaint with the European Commission against Microsoft and Nokia, its its competitors in the smartphone market, alleging they are using patents to hurt its Android business.

The complaint alleges that Nokia and Microsoft are partnering with other companies to enforce their patents related to smartphones and split the resulting revenue.

Google said that threat poses a risk for its Android partners and could force them to jump ship to Windows Phone instead.

The search company said it sent a copy of its complaint to officials at the Federal Trade Commission in the U.S. as well.

"Google is complaining about patents when it won't respond to growing concerns by regulators, elected officials and judges about its abuse of standard-essential patents, and it is complaining about antitrust in the smartphone industry when it controls more than 95% of mobile search and advertising," Microsoft said in a statement. "This seems like a desperate tactic on their part."

Nokia said that Google's suggestion that Nokia and Microsoft were colluding on intellectual property rights was wrong, adding that both companies operate independently.

Nokia also claims that some Android devices had significant intellectual property infringement issues relating to Nokia's patents.


Previous
Next
Activision Settles Suit With Game Developers        All News        YouTube Coming to PS Vita
Samsung Galaxy Series Sales Top 50 million     Mobiles News      Prepaid iPhone Available By Cricket In June

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Google Could Charge Android Partners in Europe up to $40 per Device
European Commission Approves Acquisition of GitHub by Microsoft
How Google's Titan M Security Chip Works
Google Makes to Charge Smartphone Makers in Europe For Google Play Apps
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65
Online Political Ads Transparency Project Tackles Archives Built by Social Media Companies
HMD Releases the Nokia 3.1 Plus
New $35 Chromecast is Faster, But Lacks 4K Support
Google Appeals $5 billion EU Antitrust Fine
Google's Take on Hardware: Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, Pixel Slate and Google Home Hub
Google Holds Events for New Pixel Phones, Chromecast, Pixel Slate, Home Hub
Microsoft is Testing the xCloud Game-streaming Service

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 .