Publishers

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Google: ‘not up to us’ to dictate how news companies spend its $1 billion

Google has reached licensing deals with over 600 news outlets around the world and is seeing a “huge increase” in users requesting more content from specific publicatio...

Platform News: Facebook the smartphone app in-front of monitors

Australia says no further Facebook, Google amendments

Australia will not alter legislation that would make Facebook and Google pay news outlets for content, a senior lawmaker said, as the Aussie government neared a final vote on wheth...

Platform News: Google search engine

US lawsuit claims Google, Facebook cooperated to undermine ad competition

Facebook and Alphabet’s Google, the two largest players in online marketing, used a series of deals to combine their market power illegally, Texas and nine other states alleg...

Platform News: Google search engine

French court: Google must talk to publishers about paying for their content

Google must open talks with publishers in France about paying to use their material, an appeals court confirmed on Thursday, paving the way for an industry-wide deal in the country...

Platform Industry: Google News

Google poised to strike deal to pay French publishers for their news

Google is set to reach a bargain to cover French publishers for their news, the US platform giant has said, the latest move to placate press classes and head off regulators siding ...

Platform News: Apple logo

News publishers push back against Apple over app store terms

Major news publishers are looking for more favourable terms from Apple on commissions that the iPhone manufacturer collects from them on payments made through its program shop, acc...

Platform News: Google search engine

Google to pay some publishers for content

Google has taken a step towards resolving its spat with publishers, saying it would pay some media groups in Australia, Brazil and Germany for high-quality content and expects to d...

Facebook

Facebook commits $100 million to support news media impacted by virus crisis

Facebook Inc on Monday pledged $100 million in financing and advertising spending to support news organisations, including local publishers in the US, reeling from pressure due to ...