It looks as if the EC is taking a tougher stance on Google (GOOG) than the FTC: EU antitrust...

|By:, SA News Editor

It looks as if the EC is taking a tougher stance on Google (GOOG) than the FTC: EU antitrust chief Joaquin Almunia says Google will have to change the presentation of its search results in Europe to eliminate the alleged preferential treatment given to its services, or else face antitrust charges. Last week, the FTC let Google off the hook with regards to this charge, arguing the integration of such content improved the quality of Google Search. Yelp (YELP +4.9%) could be getting a boost from the news.