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Submission + - German Official Mulls Breaking Up Google (cnbc.com)

Bing Tsher E writes: "

A senior German official has warned that Google may have such a dominant market position that a breakup of the company "must be seriously considered."

Such a move—which would be difficult to enforce because Google is based in the United States—could be a last resort for countries seeking to prevent the Internet search giant from systematically crowding out competitors, said Sigmar Gabriel, who is Germany's economy minister and vice chancellor."

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German Official Mulls Breaking Up Google

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