Google will soon begin making payments to French news publishers after the U.S.-search giant struck an agreement with a major publishing lobby over how to license news content which appears on its platforms. Negotiations between Google and the Alliance de la Presse d’Information Generale began after a French court ruled last year the current arrangement, which sees news content appear in...
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