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Google Rival Says Search Giant Feigned Ignorance Over EU Case

A U.K. price-comparison website that helped trigger a European Union antitrust complaint against Google Inc. accused the search-engine giant of deliberately feigning ignorance about what’s at stake in the case.

Foundem, one of the first companies to complain to the EU about Google, said the search engine’s blog response to an April 15 statement of objections misleadingly referred to “a ton of competition” from services such as Amazon.com Inc. and EBay Inc.