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  • Google Drops Fight Against $694 Million Fine Over News Ad Revenue

    Google Drops Fight Against $694 Million Fine Over News Ad Revenue

    After Google fought tooth-and-nail to weasel out of paying news publishers more ad revenue, journalists in France claimed victory on Tuesday. The Silicon Valley giant agreed to a new slate of licensing deals with publishers across the country and even quietly dropped its attempt to appeal a fine by the country’s competition authority of more than $US500…