SEO News

Google Senate Subcommittee

  1. Google Buys Frommer’s Travel Guides in Yet Another Contested Move as a Content Publisher

    By September 2011, Yelp was testifying against Googlein the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights. Google acquired Frommer’s brand of travel guides from Wiley s standards, it is another big indicator Google plans...

  2. 'The Power of Google' Senate Hearing is Must Watch TV Today

    People should be watching the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights hearing on "The Power of Google: Serving Consumers or Threatening Competition? Regardless, Google has prepared its own website, Facts about...

  3. Google FTC Antitrust Probe Rumors Emerge as ITA Verdict Nears

    In addition, two senators, Herb Kohl (D-Wis.and Mike Lee (R-Utah), on the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights, have announced plans to look into whether Google's competitors are being treated unfairly...

  4. Consumer Watchdog Believes Google 'WiSpy' Potentially Logged Homeland Security Data

    Jane Harman, D-CA, chair of the Intelligence Subcommittee of the Homeland Security. It spent $4.03 million on lobbying in 2009, according to disclosure forms filed with the Senate Office of Public Affairs," the public interest group said.

  5. Yahoo Google Deal: Yahoo Adds AdWords Search Deal

    Senator Herb Kohl (D-WI), chairman of the Senate Antitrust Subcommittee, issued the following statement in response to the announcement by Google and Yahoo: The consequences for advertisers and consumers could be far-reaching and warrant careful...

  6. Senate Subcommittee Cautions FTC on Google-DoubleClick Acquisition

    According to ClickZ News, the heads of the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy, and Consumer Rights sent a letter yesterday to FTC Chairperson Deborah Platt Majoras urging her to examine the competition questions raised by the deal.