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EU regulators begin closer scrutiny of $2.1bn Google-Fitbit dealEU regulators begin closer scrutiny of $2.1bn Google-Fitbit deal

After issuing a warning in February about potential privacy risks of Google having access to Fitbits data, the EU regulators have now sent detailed questionnaires to their rivals, asking them to assess how the acquisition can affect the digital healthcare space. The anti-competition watchdog has set a deadline of July 20 for its next decision regarding the $2,1 billion Google-Fitbit deal.