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Facebook’s message to media industry is clear: don’t rely on us – The Guardian

Facebook has been moving away from news for years, and users are turning elsewhere to consume news content

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OpinionFacebook has been moving away from news for years, and users are turning elsewhere to consume news content
Facebook and Google could not have reacted more differently to Australias move to make them pay for news content. They both started from combative positions, but as the new media code drew closer to reality, Google lowered its fists, while Facebook went straight for the head.
Facebooks dramatic use of its might to try coerce a government it reversed its news ban in Australia on Tuesday…

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