Google’s €2.4bn fine is small change – the EU has bigger plans
Margrethe Vestager announces the fine for GoogleEmmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty ImagesBy Matt ReynoldsWhen it comes to the EU Commission’s decision to fine Google €2.42 billion for breaking competition law, the cash is just a distraction. The EU’s larger goal is to position itself as an antidote to Silicon Valley’s winner-takes-all attitude, and reshape...
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