• Siri antitrust concerns raised by EU, along with Alexa and Google Assistant

    13 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Siri antitrust concerns have been expressed by businesses, says the European Union's competition chief, with the same issues being raised about Alexa and Google Assistant. The remarks were made after a consultation process that heard from more than 200 companies over the course of a year.
    Competition head Margrethe Vestager said there are four concerns...
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  • EU identifies areas of antitrust concern in smart home sector, names Apple

    EU identifies areas of antitrust concern in smart home sector, names Apple

    13 days ago - By iMore

    "The Preliminary Report confirms the rapid growth of these markets, but also identifies potential concerns put forward by the respondents to the sector inquiry."
    What you need to know
    The EU has today published the initial findings of its inquiry into the 'internet of things' sector.
    It says it has identified 'potential concerns' regarding the market, which pertains to devices like smartwatches and smart home products.
    They include 'exclusivity and tying practices', data access, lack of interoperability, and more.
    The EU has today published the initial results of its inquiry into the...
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