Russian Anti-Trust Case Against Google Settled

April 18, 2017 - 4:31pm Back in 2015, Yandex filed a complaint against Google saying that their required pre-installation of specific apps onto Android phones was anti-competitive. Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service (SAS) took up the case, and has been working it, with a settlement finally being announced recently. The terms of the settlement will require Google require Google to make a number of important changes to the way they produce and sell Android devices, including the following: Google is no longer permitted to demand that their apps are exclusively installed on Android-based devices when they are sold in Russia. There is to be no restrictions Brought to you by Pace Lattin

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