“A Google SEC filing quietly submitted late Thursday has confirmed an FTC antitrust investigation,” Electronista reports.

“The brief notice said it had received a subpoena for a look into the company’s behavior,” Electronista reports. “Little was mentioned about the focus other than that it would touch on ‘search and advertising.'”

Electronista reports, “The investigation is likely to center on whether Google is using its leading share to unfairly steer search results and advertising.”

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