Google deal with EU regulates search results – report

Gigaom

In a sweeping proposed deal with European antitrust regulators, Google(s goog) has agreed to increase the prominence of links to competitors like Yelp and TripAdvisor in its search listings, and to clearly label in-house services such as Zagat. The agreement also sets out restrictions on how Google sells advertising and how it treats third party content like news articles and restaurant reviews.

The long-awaited deal is significant because it concludes a multi-year investigation by EU competition authorities, and because it is the first time that Google has bent to government demands over how it presents its search results. The details of the five-year deal, which has yet to be formally announced, were reported on Saturday by the Financial Times.

The terms of the deal

According to the FT, Google’s obligations vary depending on the nature of the search results. The most onerous conditions relate to listings like travel or…

View original post 610 more words

Advertisements

About Mallik

I born in Good cultural place called India. My family is traditional family. We fallow all Indian traditions.

Posted on April 14, 2013, in About All. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

9to5Mac

Apple News & Mac Rumors Breaking All Day

Gigaom

Technology news, trends and analysis covering mobile, big data, cloud, science, energy and media

digiphile

We're already living in the future. It's just not evenly distrbuted yet.

Tech

News and reviews from the world of gadgets, gear, apps and the web

The Past and Present Future

Ken Hinckley's Ideas, Visions, and Opinions on the Research Frontiers of Human Technologies

TED Blog

The TED Blog shares interesting news about TED, TED Talks video, the TED Prize and more.

Inside BlackBerry

The Official BlackBerry Blog

Bill Mullins' Weblog - Tech Thoughts

Security and System Tools and Tips. Software Reviews, News, Views, Downloads and Links.

insanebloom

Poetry. Travel. Et cetera.

%d bloggers like this: