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EU countries back copyright reform targeting Google, Facebook

The European Union's bid to overhaul its two-decade old copyright rules cleared its final hurdle on Monday as EU governments backed the move forcing Google to pay publishers for news snippets and Facebook to filter out protected content......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019

EU countries back copyright reform targeting Google, Facebook

EU countries on Monday endorsed an overhaul of the bloc's two-decade old copyright rules targeting Google and Facebook and seeking to protect the bloc's creative industries......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 15th, 2019

EU countries back copyright reform targeting Google, Facebook

The European Union's bid to overhaul its two-decade old copyright rules cleared its final hurdle on Monday as EU governments backed the move forcing Google to pay publishers for news snippets and Facebook to filter out protected content......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019

EU countries back copyright reforms targeting Facebook, Google, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 20th, 2019

EU lawmakers back copyright reforms targeting Google, Facebook

EU lawmakers have endorsed an overhaul of the bloc's two-decade old copyright rules, which will force Google and Facebook to pay publishers for use of news snippets and make them filter out protected content. Pascale Davies reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 26th, 2019

EU countries back copyright reforms aimed at Google, Facebook

European Union countries on Wednesday endorsed an overhaul of the bloc's copyright rules which would force Google and Facebook Inc to pay publishers for news snippets and filter out copyright-protected content on YouTube or Instagram......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2019

EU officially approves new Copyright Directive reform aimed at Facebook, Google

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 16th, 2019

Trump invites conservative tech critics to White House for ‘social media summit’

Facebook, Google and Twitter have struggled to battle back allegations in Washington that they censor conservatives. A July 11 event could set the stage for even more scrutiny......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 2nd, 2019

How Much Is Your Data Worth to Facebook and Google? A New Senate Bill Aims to Find Out

The Dashboard Act would pull back the curtain on the data collection practices of companies with at least 100 million monthly active users. Facebook and Google are being challenged to put a price on how.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 24th, 2019

The G20 is targeting tech titans" tax havens

The world's 20 biggest economies are pushing ahead on common rules to close offshore tax loopholes for the likes of Facebook and Google. If successful, it would be a rare consensus in the backdrop of multiple trade wars......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 8th, 2019

Growing Criticism Makes Big Tech a Big Target Over Antitrust, Legal Experts Say 

U.S. officials are targeting Facebook, Google, Amazon, and Apple. Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook are feeling the heat as U.S. officials start aggressively investigating whether the companies violated antitrust laws. The Depa.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 3rd, 2019

Singapore fake news law: Facebook, Twitter, Google push back

A controversial law designed to stem the flow of misinformation online in Singapore could damage the city state's reputation for innovation......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 9th, 2019

EU approves tougher EU copyright rules in blow to Google, Facebook

Google will have to pay publishers for news snippets and Facebook filter out protected content under new copyright rules aimed at ensuring fair compensation for the European Union's $1 trillion creative industries......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019

Article 13: EU approves controversial copyright law

Services like YouTube, Facebook and Google News will feel the effects the most, but memes, gifs and snippets are "protected more than ever before.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 26th, 2019

New copyright rules could curb access to online media in Europe

Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Facebook Inc. and .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMar 26th, 2019

Father of virtual reality: Facebook and Google are dangerous "behavior-modification empires" resulting from a tragic mistake

Getty Images All of the troubles surrounding Facebook and Google can be traced back to a mistake, according to TED speaker and virtual reality visionary Jaron Lanier. At this point, Lanier said, we shouldn't call companies like Facebook social netw.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 10th, 2018

GDPR, explained

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation aims to put online data back in the hands of users. Companies like Amazon, Google, Apple, and Facebook will be required to give their EU customers more control over their personal information......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMay 24th, 2018

Activists Are Already Targeting Google and Facebook Over Europe’s New Data Privacy Law That Went Live Today

They've been hit with "forced consent" complaints on the law's first day. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 25th, 2018

Here"s why you"ve been getting so many privacy policy emails

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation aims to put online data back in the hands of users. Companies like Amazon, Google, Apple, and Facebook will be required to give their EU customers more control over their personal information......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMay 25th, 2018

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock Shrug Off Trump-Kim Talks

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock Shrug Off Trump-Kim Talks It’s back to the Hill for major tech giants. The House Judiciary Committee is recalling representatives from Google (GOOG +0.6%, GOOGL +0.5%), Facebook (FB +0.9%) and Twitter (TWTR .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 13th, 2018

EU Parliament committee votes for tougher EU copyright rules to rein in tech giants

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Google , Facebook , Microsoft and other tech giants could face more curbs on their market power after a European Parliament committee voted in favor of tougher copyright rules on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 20th, 2018