Europe’s antitrust authority will expand its investigation into Google’s $2.1 billion acquisition of Fitbit over concerns that the search giant could use the fitness-tracker company’s sensitive health data in advertising. Google announced it would buy the US-based Fitbit last November, which was seen as an effort to push into the smart personal devices market dominated by companies like Apple. ...
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