Apple is being investigated for anti-competitive practices in Canada
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Apple’s Canadian arm is being investigated by Canada’s Competition Bureau for allegations it used anti-competitive practices to negotiate deals with Canadian cell carriers, Reuters reports.
The Competition Bureau Canada’s antitrust watchdog wouldn’t say who made the allegations, but did say Apple is being looked at for putting clauses that would hinder competition in its contracts with carriers. While it has sought a court order compelling Apple to hand over records related to the investigation, the Competition Bureau wouldn’t reveal whether it has gone after corresponding records kept by Canadian carriers.
No official charges have been filed against Apple
No official charges have been filed against Apple, and the Competition…