• EU Slaps Google With Android Antitrust Charges

    EU Slaps Google With Android Antitrust Charges

    The European Commission has three main objections to the way Google oversees Android.First, Google requires handset makers who choose to pre-install Google Play to also pre-install Google Search as the default search provider and Google Chrome as the default browser.
  • France, Germany Push For Encryption Backdoors In Apps

    France, Germany Push For Encryption Backdoors In Apps

    In light of recent terror attacks, the two countries' intelligence services say they believe the entire European Union should enact legislation making backdoors mandatory.Specifically, France and Germany want the European Commission to study the possibility of a directive governing the rights and obligations of all companies that provide telecommunications or internet services across the Union.
  • France, Germany Push For Encryption Backdoors In Apps

    France, Germany Push For Encryption Backdoors In Apps

    In light of recent terror attacks, the two countries' intelligence services say they believe the entire European Union should enact legislation making backdoors mandatory.Specifically, France and Germany want the European Commission to study the possibility of a directive governing the rights and obligations of all companies that provide telecommunications or internet services across the Union.