Google threatens search pullout unless Australia changes law
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Google Threatens Shut Down In Australia Over Bill Designed To Better Compensate Content Providers
A huge controversy erupted last summer between major US social media platforms and the Australian government over a bill designed to better compensate and reward local news publishers, while bringing greater transparency to the way algorithms employed by Google, Facebook, and YouTube work.
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