Google Monopolistically Pulls YouTube App From Windows Phone — Again

By: Friday August 16, 2013 2:42 pm

The Google/Microsoft war grows uglier. This time, Google is refusing to allow Microsoft to have access to the YouTube API key for an app on Windows phones.

Don’t Get Scroogled: Microsoft Slaps Google Over Charging for Seach Result Placement

By: Wednesday November 28, 2012 5:09 pm

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Ah it seems like such a short time ago that idealistic Stanford students Sergei Brin and Larry Page were righteously proclaiming that Google search results “will be objective and we will not accept payment for inclusion or ranking in them.” Now Google is basically running a search engine shake-down racket charging companies for placement ranking. So Microsoft is running a holiday campaign for its Bing search engine called “don’t get Scrooged.”

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