Australian lawmakers in negotiations with Facebook over new media law

Australian lawmakers are still negotiating a controversial new media law that would require Facebook and other platforms to pay to link news sources.

News 12 Staff

Feb 19, 2021, 8:24 PM

Updated 1,148 days ago

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  • Australian lawmakers are still negotiating a controversial new media law that would require Facebook and other platforms to pay to link news sources.
  • The Wall Street Journal says IBM is considering selling Watson Health Business as the company looks to downsize. An increase in competitive cloud computing is also being discussed.
  • The UK’s Supreme Court ruled that drivers for Uber should classify as workers, not independent contractors. The decision comes after nearly five years and could impact Uber’s business model there.


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