Facebook threatens to block news sharing in Australia as it lobbies against revenue share law
Adtech giant and self-styled ‘free speech champion’, Facebook, has threatened to pull the plug on the public sharing of news content on Facebook and Instagram in Australia. The aggressive
France’s competition watchdog orders Google to pay for news reuse
France’s competition authority has ordered Google to negotiate with publishers to pay for reuse of snippets of their content — such as can be displayed in its News aggregation service or s
Google tweaks search snippets to try to stop serving wrong, stupid and biased answers
Google has announced some tweaks to search snippets to try to avoid creating problematic information hierarchies.
German Publishers Bow To Google’s Market Power In Ongoing Text Snippets Fight
A tug of war between Google and German publishers over how online news content is displayed in search results has ended in surrender (for now) for the publishers -- who have grudgingly agreed the sear