Alphabet results: Google’s immunity to EU fines confirms that the megacorporation has arrived

The Alphabet results are out, and what many have long suspected has finally been confirmed: major technology companies are now more or less untouchable to regulators. Last week Google’s owners were hit with a record-breaking fine of $5bn by the European Commission for breaching monopoly rules on the Android operating system.  The move was hailed … Continue reading Alphabet results: Google’s immunity to EU fines confirms that the megacorporation has arrived