‘Google Is Killing Our Tech Businesses’: EU Parliament To Vote On Monopoly Breakup – 22 November 2014

RT logoEU lawmakers are proposing a breakup of Google’s monopoly that will split its search engine from the rest of its operations in Europe as the EU parliament prepares to vote on a resolution suggesting a way to diminish the Internet giant’s influence.

The draft measure, as reported by a number of news outlets, calls on the EU Commission to break the monopoly and “consider proposals with the aim of unbundling search engines from other commercial services.”

The non-binding resolution draft, according to Reuters, does not mention Google specifically but it is Sergey Brin’s company that is dominating the EU landscape with an estimated 90 percent market share.

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