This week’s changes are a win for Facebook, Google and the Australian government — but what was lost along the way?
Google has already done deals with News Corp, Nine Fairfax, Seven West Media, The Guardian and regional news company ACM.
Facebook struck a deal with the government on proposed legislation that would make digital giants pay for journalism.
Father of the Web Timothy Berners-Lee says Australian's media law may render the Internet unworkable
It’s a question dividing proponents and critics of the proposed Australian law: does it effectively make Google and Facebook “pay for clicks” and might it be the beginning of the end of free access?