The European Commission has fined Microsoft (MSFT) €561M for taking too long to fulfill its...

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

The European Commission has fined Microsoft (MSFT) €561M for taking too long to fulfill its commitment to a 2009 settlement to provide consumers with a choice of Internet browsers in its Windows OS. The penalty brings total EU fines for Microsoft over the past decade to €2.26B. Google (GOOG), which is under an EU investigation for possible abuse of its search dominance, may well be watching with interest. (PR)