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  1. EU to Google: Time to Break Up

    Europe’s parliament doesn’t have the power to split Google into smaller components. But its vote in favor of breaking up the company is the first of its kind, and sends a strong message. It may also encourage Europe’s new antitrust chief to move against the company, possibly leading to a nearly $6-billion fine. What’s that to Google, which enjoys about 90 percent of some EU countries’ search markets? About 10 percent of global annual revenues.

    NYT, Business Insider

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