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Gravitas: Australia wants Google to pay for news; Google threatens to turn off search – WION

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Gravitas: Australia wants Google to pay for news; Google threatens to turn off search  WION Google threatens to pull search engine from Australia over news payment law  FRANCE 24 English Google threatens to close its search engine in Australia as it lobbies against digital news code  TechCrunch Google threatens to shut down search in Australia  CNN Google: We’ll shut down Australian search before...

Google threatens to close its search engine in Australia as it lobbies against digital news code – TechCrunch

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Google has threatened to close its search engine in Australia — as it dials up its lobbying against draft legislation that is intended to force it to pay news publishers for reuse of their content. Facebook would also be subject to the law. And Facebook has previously said it would ban news from being shared on its products owing if the law was brought in, as well as claiming it’s reduced its...

Google threatens to shut off search engine in Australia over news law – New York Post

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January 22, 2021 | 8:19am | Updated January 22, 2021 | 8:20am Enlarge Image Google has threatened to shut off its search engine in Australia if officials approve a law requiring it to pay news publishers. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Google on Friday threatened to shut off its search engine in Australia if officials there approve a law requiring it to pay news publishers for their content. The Silicon...

Intel, Google, IBM, Biden’s Covid Plan – 5 Things You Must Know Friday – TheStreet

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Here are five things you must know for Friday, Jan. 22: 1. — Stock Futures Slump on Virus Concerns Stock futures dropped Friday as optimism over the possibility of more economic support from the Biden administration and the rollout of coronavirus vaccines were overshadowed by the realization that it may take longer to get back to business as usual as infection numbers spike. Contracts...

Google says it will disable Search in Australia if it’s forced to pay for news – Engadget

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When asked about Google’s declaration, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said: “People who want to work with that, in Australia, you’re very welcome. But we don’t respond to threats.” Silva denies that her statement was a threat. “It’s a reality,” she said, clarifying that pulling Search in the country is the “worst case scenario.” She said making payments to news outlets for content...

Google threatens to shut down search in Australia – CNN

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Hong Kong (CNN Business)Google says it will shut down its search engine in Australia if a controversial bill designed to benefit the news media becomes law. At a Senate hearing in Canberra on Friday, Google (GOOGL) Australia Managing Director Mel Silva said the draft legislation “remains unworkable,” and would be “breaking” the way millions of users searched for content...

Google says it will shut search engine in Australia if forced to pay for news – Fox Business

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Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Friday it would block its search engine in Australia if the government proceeds with a new code that would force it and Facebook Inc to pay media companies for the right to use their content. Google’s threat escalates a battle with publishers such as News Corp that is being closely watched around the world. The search giant had warned that its 19 million...

Google Store stops selling the two-year-old Pixel USB-C earbuds – 9to5Google

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With the launch of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL in 2018, Made by Google also released a pair of USB-C earbuds for $29.99. After two years on sale, the Pixel USB-C earbuds are no longer available for purchase from the Google Store and other retailers. The Pixel USB-C earbuds are largely based off the original Bluetooth Pixel Buds introduced in 2017. Design-wise, it’s defined by round flat surfaces...

Google Lens passes 500 million installs on the Play Store – 9to5Google

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Another core Google app has now reached the 500-million install milestone on the Google Play Store – this time, it’s the turn of Lens. After launching some three or so years ago, Google Lens is one of those often forgotten apps that has a ton of utility under the hood that you might not be actively aware of. The Google Lens app itself has only been available as its own separate entity since 2018...

Google Messages will stop working on uncertified Android phones in April – XDA Developers

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Google Messages is one of the more popular apps from Google, and many users make use of it every day without even realizing that they use it. The name is rather generic, and a lot of devices ship with it pre-installed as their default SMS and RCS client. Most users should be satisfied with the functions that the app provides and have no real reason to explore alternatives. But if one of the...

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