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The EU is launching a full-blown antitrust investigation into Google's Fitbit acquisition

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

The EU has officially opened an investigation into Google's acquisition of Fitbit.
Google announced it planned to buy Fitbit for $2.1 billion in November, but the deal has yet to get regulatory approval.
The EU investigation will focus on whether the acquisition would give Google an unfair advantage over competitors by hoovering up Fitbit user data.
Google's senior vice president of Devices and Services put out a blog post on Tuesday defending the acquisition.
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EU launches investigation into Google's $2bn purchase of Fitbit and could block deal

EU launches investigation into Google's $2bn purchase of Fitbit and could block deal

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

The European Union will launch an in-depth investigation into the Google's acquisition of Fitbit and could block the deal entirely, it has said.
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