The EU is expanding its antitrust investigation of Microsoft (MSFT) to cover Windows 8 and...

|About: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)|By:, SA News Editor

The EU is expanding its antitrust investigation of Microsoft (MSFT) to cover Windows 8 and Windows RT. In a complaint that will sound familiar, regulators are worried Microsoft is blocking access to Windows 8/RT APIs needed by rival browser vendors such as Mozilla and Google (GOOG). On Tuesday, the EU threatened Microsoft with massive new fines for failing to make good on promises to offer browser choices (ed: consumers seem to be taking care of that problem on their own).