Google has held out a nice, juicy carrot overnight, hoping that Australia will bite and agree to the terms that it wants for the media code that is being negotiated with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.
Sundar Pichai, the head of Alphabet, the parent company of Google, has announced that the company will put up US$1 billion (A$1.39 billion) for an initiative called the Google News Showcase, which would "pay publishers to create and curate high-quality content for a different kind of online news experience".
It amazes me that people see President Trump the way Linus does. The reality is opposite. Shut up and code,[…]
Happy Aussie Broadband customer in contrast to being a Bigpond sufferer.
Hey, was there ever a full report/followup released?
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Great news, Vodafone/TPG is truly giving Telstra and Optus some real competition!