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Ouch. Intel to Face Formal FTC Probe.

7 years agoTechnology : GigaOM

The Federal Trade Commission, after two years of looking into allegations that Intel has behaved anticompetitively in the microprocessor market, has decided to act, announcing a formal probe. At issue is whether Intel offered PC makers rebates to use its chips instead of AMD’s. Intel issued a statement in response. The company believes its business practices [...]
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Watchdog group urges FTC to scrutinize latest Oracle deal

Technology : GigaOM (2 days ago)

The Center for Digital Democracy wants the Federal Trade Commission to really look over Oracle's proposed acquisition of Datalogix, announced Monday morning. The combined consumer data gathered by (via partnerships with… Read Post

Report: Google Could Soon Face New FTC Antitrust Probe Into Its Display Ads Business

Technology : TechCrunch (2 years ago)

Bloomberg today reports that Google could face a new U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) antitrust probe into its display advertising business. As Bloomberg's Brian Womack and Sara Forden note, the FCC is looking into whether Google... Read Post

Intel Faces Antitrust Lawsuit from FTC

Technology : Techland: News (5 years ago)

The Federal Trade Commission sued Intel Corp. on Wednesday, looking to block tactics it says the world's biggest chip maker has used to snuff out competition. The FTC said Intel, which makes the microprocessors that run personal com... Read Post

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