The Federal Government appears to be trying to remove the need for passing the news media code legislation by encouraging, and helping, media companies to join up to Google News Showcase.
Search behemoth Google, which is trying to muscle the Australian Government into accepting a news media code devised by itself, has contradicted its own threat to pull out of the market by slyly approaching smaller news organisations and trying to cut deals on its (Google's) terms.
It will be interesting to see who blinks first in the tussle between the digital platforms and the Australian Government: Google and Facebook or Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Treasurer Josh Frydenberg.
How interesting, someone finally got the message through to the top, that it was a very very bad idea to[…]
Out with the old, in with the newPerfect
Nice to see the open admission that NBN is intent on continuing to overcharge as part of its continuing incompetence.
An update has just been published: https://itwire.com/telecoms...
Boost is the only MVNO will FULL access to the Telstra network. Other MVNOs (mobile virtual network operators) only have[…]