See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Microsoft, Google at war over news

Posted on AllSides February 12th, 2021
From The Left

Microsoft and Google, longtime peaceful competitors, have turned on each other in what has recently become a heated battle over the future of news.

Details: Google on Thursday clawed back at Microsoft, arguing that the Seattle tech giant's support of an upcoming Australian news law is flawed and self-serving.

"[O]f course they'd be eager to impose an unworkable levy on a rival and increase their market share," Google's SVP global affairs and chief legal officer Kent Walker said in a statement.
Earlier Thursday, Microsoft president Brad Smith told Axios:...

Read full story
https://www.axios.com/microsoft-google-war-over-news-australia-law-fe02eb51-bc7d-42a1-bb1a-1ce47883f91c.html

More News about Business from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right