Google under fire again from Europe’s antitrust regulator over AdSense, comparison shopping

DUBLIN, IRELAND - APRIL 19: (FRANCE OUT) A general view outside the Google European headquarters, on April 19, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Vincent Isore/IP3/Getty Images) After years of battles in Brussels and beyond, search giant Google has come under yet more fire from antitrust regulators in Europe concerned about the its dominance in online advertising. Today, the European Commission announced that it has sent further Statements of Objections to the company, accusing it of abusing its dominant position in search in areas like comparison shopping services… Read More

 

Zenrez raises $2 million to take on ClassPass

Zenrez_yoga1 ClassPass is not the only startup looking to disrupt the fitness class business. Zenrez also lets users book yoga sessions on demand, but without the packages or the monthly membership costs. The Zenrez app, which like ClassPass is powered by MindBody, shows nearby fitness classes on a map. The pay-as-you-go service is specifically designed for last-minute bookings — users can only… Read More