An Australia with no Google and Facebook? The bitter fight behind a drastic threat | The New Daily
Australia to Google and Facebook: “break how the entire Internet works or get out!” Google and Facebook: well then we’d have to get out. Australia: “stop threatening us!”
Alphabet’s Google said it would block its search engine in Australia if the government proceeds with a new code that would force it and Facebook to pay media companies for the right to use their content
The Big Tech bubble continues to lose air. FANGMAN (Facebook, Apple, Netflix, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Nvidia) has lost $1.4tn in mkt cap - equal to the GDP of Australia – since the beginning of September.
ICYMI: Australia will become the first country to require Facebook and Google to pay for news content provided by its media companies under a royalty-style system that will become law this year $FB $GOOGL
Australia will become the first country in the world to force tech giants Google and Facebook to pay media companies for their news content. More on this story:
Someone in Australia has drawn a giant penis on a dry lake bed that can be seen from space. It can be found on Google Maps under 'The Wang, Marcus Hill VIC 3222, Australia'. (Image: Magiosa Phetrec & Er Darshan Jani/Facebook)
Internet providers and tech giants like Facebook and Google will be required to remove violent content under a sweeping new law passed in Australia. If they don't, executives could face jail time.