Google is looking for ways to avoid an antitrust investigation by European regulators of its $2.1 billion bid to buy fitness wearable company Fitbit, according to a Reuters report. One option would be to make a binding promise that Google wouldn’t use data gathered by the devices to target its advertising, according to the report. Google needs the deal to get a foothold in the wearables...
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