31 Aug '15, 10pm

Google Accused of Rigging Search Results by India’s Competition Commission by @mattsouthern

Google Accused of Rigging Search Results by India’s Competition Commission by @mattsouthern

Google is again being accused of favoring its own properties in search results, this time by the Competition Commission of India. According to a report in The Economic Times , the Commission is accusing Google of ranking its own websites ahead of more deserving competitors India’s Competition Commission also takes issue with the fact that Google’s paid listing appear ahead of organic listings. However, that complaint doesn’t hold as much ground since that’s more of a complaint against the principles of advertising. In addition to the Competition Commission of India, companies like Microsoft, Facebook, and Nokia’s maps division have also filed similar concerns. There are around 30 companies in total that have made private comments to the Commission on whether they believe Google is abusing its position as market leader. In response, Google has said it believes it’s in compl...

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