The Morrison government will introduce its legislation forcing Google and Facebook to face arbitration if they fail to come to commercial deals with traditional media on payment for content.
The US DoJ says Google’s conduct harms competition and consumers, and reduces the ability of new innovative companies to develop and compete.
If Facebook prevented Australian news from being shared on its platform, could the ABC start its own social media service to compensate?
Have you ever used Google Assistant, Apple’s Siri or Amazon Alexa to make decisions for you?
Google says it will pay publishers $US1 billion ($1.4 billion) over the next three years to licence content across the globe
The 2013 Vince Vaughn movie was a two-hour “Google commercial,” but it advertised all the wrong things.
The yellow warning messages by Google (which also appear on its sister site, YouTube) aim to garner public support for a campaign to pressure the federal government to dump revenue-sharing laws planned for later this year.
There has been a clash of clans in mobile gaming, with angry birds Apple, Google and Epic Games in a saga over in-app payments.
The letter, pinned to the Google homepage, claims the code would force Google “to provide you with a dramatically worse Google Search and YouTube”.
Google and Facebook face tough new rules when dealing with Australian media companies, under a code drafted by the ACCC.