Google and Facebook are taking strikingly different approaches to a proposed Australian measure that would require them to pay publishers for using their content.
On Wednesday, Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. signed a three-year agreement to be paid by Google for its news content. It follows an earlier deal with Seven West and an expected deal with Nine Entertainment, both Australian media behemoths. The deals are designed to help Google comply with a proposed Australian law that could potentially require it to pay for articles surfaced by its search…
Source CNET Tech