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Google Said to Mull Licensing Deals With Publishers to Pay for Premium News Content


The move by Google comes amid pressure to comply with a European copyright directive on content in search results.

Google is set to pay media organisations for news content
  • Google indicated it is seeking new ways to help publishers
  • It is reportedly considering deals for a "premium" news product
  • Google's News Initiative works with publishers to encourage readership

Google is in discussions on deals to pay media organisations for content, a move aimed at blunting criticism that it unfairly profits from copyrighted news, according to people familiar with the talks. Negotiations between the internet giant and news outlets were ...


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