FTC on Intel: They deliberately 'put brakes on competitive threats' to its monopoly
The Federal Trade Commission announced Wednesday that it has sued Intel Corp., the world's largest chip maker, alleging it has “used its dominant market position for a decade to stifle competition and strengthen its monopoly.” See full article.
Microsoft settles EU antitrust case, to offer 12 web browers on Windows
The European Commission announced Wednesday that it has dropped long-standing antitrust charges against Microsoft Corp. after the company agreed to offer European users a selection browsers via its operating system. See full article.
Microsoft, Google gain search share in November
Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. had a slight increase in their shares of the U.S. online-search market in November, according to market research firm comScore Inc. See full article.
McDonald's: Would you like some free Wi-Fi with that Big Mac
McDonald's restaurant chain announced Wednesday that from January 2010, it will begin offering free Wi-Fi in its stores in the U.S. and Canada. See full article.
Susan Boyle is most viewed video on YouTube; 'I Dreamed a Dream' clip viewed 120 million times
It's been a year of firsts for Susan Boyle — and now the songstress has one more accolade to add to her list. The singer's rendition of I Dreamed a Dream is the most popular video of 2009 on YouTube. See full article.