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Canadian News Media Lobby Wants Facebook, Google to Pay Royalties

According to Bloomberg, News Media Canada (NMC) — a Canadian trade association for news media — is lobbying Members of Parliament to establish news rules allowing Canadian news outlets to negotiate fair compensation for their content published to social media by industry giants like Facebook and Google. The majority of the news and articles published...

Facebook Turns Notes Into a Medium-Style Blogging Platform

Today Facebook is rolling out its first major update to Notes, which essentially turns it into a blogging platform, much like Medium. “We’re rolling out an update to make notes on Facebook more beautiful and customizable. Notes are now an even better way to write a longer post and share with anyone — whether it’s...