Google Anti-Trust Investigation One Step Closer

The likelihood of the United States government investigating Google for anti-trust violations increased today as senators Herb Kohl and Mike Lee called on the Federal Trade Commission to look into certain alleged practices. Specifically, they believe that Google favors its own services in its search results.
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Apple Spreading its Search Wings with Siri Acquisition

In the never-ending quest to be at the top of the technological landscape, Apple has taken an extra step toward possibly entering the search market by acquiring Siri, a company that creates personal assistant and search apps for the mobile world. The exact details of the acquisition are relatively vague, but an early-termination request that was filed with the Federal Trade Commission is believed to be a signal of the transaction. The monetary value of the acquisition is also unknown, but it could surpass the $100 million mark.
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