Sat Oct 20, 2012, 08:42 PM
Bosonic (3,746 posts)
Brazilian newspapers pull out of Google News
Newspapers accounting for 90% of the circulation in Brazil have abandoned Google News.
Brazil's National Association of Newspapers says all 154 members had followed its recommendation to ban the search engine aggregator from using their content.
The papers say Google News refused to pay for content and was driving traffic away from their websites.
Google said previously that the service boosted traffic to news websites.
Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20018221
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Sat Oct 20, 2012, 10:24 PM
NYC Liberal (17,151 posts)
4. At least they're not doing what the French media is doing, which is demanding
Google pay them for their free content.