Trump administration goes after Google, ‘gatekeeper to the internet for using its power unfairly to preserve a monopoly and shutting out any competitors’

Senior justice officials cited by The Wall Street Journal say the complaint will allege that Google plays favorites with businesses, shutting out any possible competitors, and also uses the billions it makes in ad revenue to boost its own presence on Apple on Android devices by ensuring they become the go-to search engine on smartphones. They will argue that Google makes it impossible for any competing search engines to have a sizeable share of the market because a) advertisers go to them and no one else to make market their products and b) that gives Google an unfair advantage in dominating the search engine market on smartphones. Google has not responded to the rumored lawsuit.

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SOURCE: Daily Mail