The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has ended its nearly two-year-old antitrust investigation of Google’s ($GOOG) search engine practices with minimal consequences to Google.  You can see the details from the FTC’s announcement.

With any company as large, complicated and fast-moving as Google, antitrust regulators inevitably will find some problems if they look hard enough.  If this is the worst they found, it’s the virtual equivalent of a clean antitrust bill-of-health.
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