9/8/2010

The Department of Justice is looking into whether Google's proposed acquisition of ITA Software, a company that powers popular websites for searching and booking airline tickets, would give the Internet giant too much power in the online travel industry, sources said. The investigation, which is in its early stages, centers on whether Google's rivals would still be able to access ITA's data and whether the move would allow Google to unfairly route consumers to its travel services, according to the sources.

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