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[VRZ] EU investigating Apple over alleged anti-competitive iPhone tactics

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The European Union is investigating Apple over alleged anti-competitive practices in relation to sales of its popular iPhone range.

The EU's executive body, the European Commission, has begun preliminary proceedings to see if Apple has inked deals with European mobile networks to give it more favourable terms than rival smartphone makers.

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post #2 of 27

The stains only grow larger.

Apple has ruled the mobile market for too long.

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post #3 of 27
good,
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Wait.
Apple?
Anti-competitive?
Suing everyone for anything they can?

NO WAY.
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post #5 of 27
Do they really have to investigate?
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post #6 of 27
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Originally Posted by Lampen View Post

Wait.
Apple?
Anti-competitive?
Suing everyone for anything they can?

NO WAY.

Hehehe

This!
post #7 of 27
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Originally Posted by bencher View Post

Do they really have to investigate?

Yes. band.gif
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Yes. band.gif
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post #9 of 27
"Investigating."

What's that entail, using ones eyes?

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post #10 of 27
If only this would happen here in the US. Why can Apple be in charge of pushing their own updates to their phones while Google has to be put through the ringer? I realize they struck a deal with Verizon, AT&T, and others but seriously, its retarded. Maybe the US can find that deal to be anti competitive.....
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