Russian Internet company Google is dissatisfied with the situation in the field of mobile operating systems
February 18 13:50
«Yandex” asks Google to check for violations of Russian antimonopoly legislation. Application is received by the Federal Antimonopoly Service, confirmed Head of Information Technology Vladimir Kudryavtsev. Treatment due to the unique position of Google and its mobile operating system Android, “Vedomosti».
The Russian Internet company insists on the separation of services such as search, maps, mail from the operating system Android. Manufacturers should have a choice in respect of pre-installed applications. This process should not be associated with the use of Google Mobile Services and Google Play, said in a statement.
«Yandex” offers to return to competition in product quality to win the creator of the best service, rather than the owner of leverage. However, Google provides access to key components of the Android platform for harsh environments – up to a ban on cooperation with competing services. For example, last year, when Google has banned preset services “Yandex” on mobile devices Fly, Explay and Prestigio. At Google, argue that users can always select the desired applications and services for their devices on Android.