EU hits IBM with two formal antitrust investigations

EU hits IBM with two formal antitrust investigations

The European Commission announced on Monday that it will begin formal investigations into allegations that IBM has abused its dominant...

July 26th, 2010 jennifer baker

U.S. FTC files antitrust suit against Intel

U.S. FTC files antitrust suit against Intel

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has filed an antitrust-related lawsuit against Intel Corp., charging the world's largest computer chip maker with...

December 16th, 2009 Grant Gross

Intel to pay AMD $1.25B in settlement

Intel to pay AMD $1.25B in settlement

Intel Corp. and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Thursday announced that they have settled all antitrust litigation and patent cross-licence disputes between the...

November 12th, 2009 Marc Ferranti

EU issues objections to Oracle’s Sun acquisition

EU issues objections to Oracle’s Sun acquisition

The European Commission on Monday issued its formal "statement of objections" over Oracle Corp.'s planned acquisition of Sun Microsystems Inc.,...

November 10th, 2009 James Niccolai

Intel seeks dismissal of EU antitrust case

Intel seeks dismissal of EU antitrust case

Intel has asked Europe's second highest court to annul last May's antitrust ruling against the company, accusing the regulators of...

September 15th, 2009 Paul Meller

EC pursues antitrust case despite Microsoft’s IE decision

EC pursues antitrust case despite Microsoft’s IE decision

The European Commission will proceed with its antitrust case against Microsoft regardless of the announcement late Thursday that the software...

June 11th, 2009 Paul Meller

Will stripping IE from Windows harms ISVs?

Will stripping IE from Windows harms ISVs?

A European Commission antitrust ruling against Microsoft's bundling of Internet Explorer into the Windows OS may be good for consumers,...

May 24th, 2009 Paul Meller

Intel antitrust ruling could open civil cases floodgates

Intel antitrust ruling could open civil cases floodgates

Intel's record $1.7 billion fine for breaching competition laws will open the floodgates for civil actions, a competition lawyer has...

May 14th, 2009 Siobhan Chapman

Why Yahoo chief prefers Google Maps

Why Yahoo chief prefers Google Maps

Yahoo's straight-talking CEO Carol Bartz said Tuesday she prefers Google Maps to Yahoo Maps, and disclosed that she told Steve...

March 2nd, 2009 Juan Carlos Perez