Meta Platforms has begun to tell news publications that it will stop paying them for content to populate the Facebook News tab, Axios reports. The move, which The Information reported was in the works back in May, comes as Meta reins in spending across its business and reconfigures its apps to focus on short-form video. The company on Wednesday reported its first-ever quarterly revenue...
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