America’s Title II Protectionism Will Hurt Google & Silicon Valley in EU

— Scott Cleland

Last November, President Obama effectively abandoned America’s longstanding free trade Internet policy established by President Clinton, in favor of a protectionist Internet industrial policy to benefit America’s national champions, Silicon Valley, under the guise of “net neutrality” policy. Flipping U.S....[Read more]

Why is Google Obstructing Justice in Mississippi? EC Pay Attention

— Scott Cleland

Google’s recent bullying and intimidating behavior in Mississippi looks terrible and smells bad. Consider for yourself if Google’s corporate behavior in Mississippi is how innocent people or a responsible corporation act, if they have: a clear conscience, done nothing wrong,...[Read more]

What’s Google Really Up to in Wireless?

— Scott Cleland

News of Google getting into wireless service via an MVNO reseller relationship with Sprint and T-Mobile has many wondering what Google is really up to in wireless. What is Google’s wireless vision? And what are Google’s wireless business, technology and...[Read more]

Deceptive Branding is “How Google Works” – Ask EC Law Enforcement

— Scott Cleland

As EC law enforcement confronts Google’s uniquely extensive wrongdoing in competition, privacy/security, property, and tax matters, it is critical to examine if Google’s longstanding public promises to consumers to gain their trust are in fact true and trustworthy. Central to...[Read more]

Bullying is “How Google Works” – Ask Law Enforcement

— Scott Cleland

Google will bully most any entity or anyone, if it thinks it can get away with it. Google just filed a highly-unusual, and exceptionally-aggressive, lawsuit that asks a Federal Court to issue a restraining order to preemptively shut down a...[Read more]

Google: We Will Track You

— Scott Cleland

Below are my fun and satirical lyrics to: “We Will Track You,” which is a political parody/satire of Google’s essence — sung to the classic tune: “We Will Rock You,” by the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band, Queen,...[Read more]

Evading Sovereign Accountability is How Google Works

— Scott Cleland

Google is arguing in the UK’s High Court that it is not subject to UK data protection law, in a privacy lawsuit that alleges Google bypassed users’ Safari privacy settings to secretly track their activity. The UK’s Information Commissioner has...[Read more]

Google’s Serial Bad Acts Harm American Interests in Europe

— admin

Google has no shame. Google is throwing stones at Europe while living in a glass house. Summary In response to a non-binding resolution passed by a 384-174 vote by the European Parliament to urge the European Commission to enforce European...[Read more]

A European Revolution against Google’s Virtual Colonialization?

— admin

The European Parliament reportedly is scheduled to vote this week on a political non-binding resolution urging the European Commission to “enforce EU competition rules decisively” against search engines, i.e. Google. What is going on? In a nutshell, this vote has...[Read more]

The GoogleNet Playbook & Zero Pricing – A Special Report

— Scott Cleland

GoogleNet is Google’s vision to leverage its proliferating dominance by offering global, near-free Internet-access, mobile connectivity, and Internet-of-Things connectivity via a global, largely-wireless, Android-based, “GoogleNet,” that is subsidized by Google’s search and search advertising dominance and by “open Internet” zero...[Read more]