Antitrust regulators in the European Union are investigating Google’s data collection practices, according to “exclusive” reporting at Reuters

Over the last couple of years, European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager  has handed down fines totalling more than €8 billion (~ C$11 billion) to Google and ordered it to change its business ways.

Foo Yun Chee, writing for Reuters »

“The Commission has sent out questionnaires as part of a preliminary investigation into Google’s practices relating to Google’s collection and use of data. The preliminary investigation is ongoing,” the EU regulator told Reuters in an email.

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